Sports

Bondurich Wins 400 for Chatham Boys Track at Racine Invitational

121b88e94e32dad6dab0_671b5bc7134eafa9865f_Track-RacineInvitational-5.jpg
Stephen Bondurich won the 400 in 51.96 for Chatham Credits: Glenn Clark
f51c4ae35759fbcdb108_20432d85e1b180ebc48d_Kraemer.JPG
Will Kraemer placed second in the pole vault for Chatham Credits: TAP Chatham
43677841d05e465830c4_84c646bd5cb477b92629_Avery.JPG
Chatham sophomore Avery Brown was second in the 400 with a time of 53.53 Credits: TAP Chatham
d4d0a6be6c8ec30dc717_7c5a71acf1a5b108b174_Track-RacineInvitational-6.jpg
Stephen Bondurich is chasing the 400 Chatham indoor record of 51.89 set by Andrew Vena in 2014 Credits: Glenn Clark
bfdbbb9b5e8b3997e653_0caaa825af5cd6dc79e8_Track-RacineInvitational-7.jpg
Stephen Bondurich (forefront) and Avery Brown finished 1-2 in the 400-meter run for Chatham Credits: Glenn Clark
121b88e94e32dad6dab0_671b5bc7134eafa9865f_Track-RacineInvitational-5.jpg

MADISON, NJ - It's still early in the indoor track season, but Stephen Bondurich is already closing in on a couple of school indoor records for Chatham.

On Monday, Bondurich won the 400-meter run in 51.96 at the Racine Invitational held at Drew University, just ticks off the school mark of 51.89 set by Andrew Vena in 2014.

"I try to be in first place by the time I reach the first turn and kind of hold it," Bondurich said. "Indoor, I want to go sub-51 and then sub 50 to get to 49."

Sign Up for E-News

Last week, Bondurich won the 600 in 1:26.6, a second behind the school mark of 1:25.5 set by Chris Black in 2008.

Chatham earned a 1-2 finish in the 400 when sophomore Avery Brown placed second behind Bondurich in 53.53.

"It's early in the season and this is one of the slowest tracks," Chatham coach Patrick Barry said. "When (Bondurich) gets to the faster tracks in Toms River and New York, he's going to be very, very fast."

Chatham won medals in nine different events on Monday.

In the Sprint Medley Relay, the team of Jaylen Haye, Vincent Avallone, Dylan Ott, and Patrick Mortensen gained fifth place in 3:56.36.

In the 55-meter high hurdles, Jason Alexis placed sixth in 8:51.

The Cougars took three medals in the 800-meter run, led by Liam Cadden in second place with a time of 2:07.81; Colin Logsdon third in 2:09.38 and Pat Mortensen fifth in 2:10.48.

Will Kraemer tied for second in the pole vault by clearing nine feet.

Just Missed getting medals for Chatham were: Blair Dalziel and Thomas Walsh, 7th in Varsity high jump at 5 feet 3 inches; in the freshman 1600, Collin Goldbach, 7th in 5:24.

Medal Winners:

Frosh:  1600
3rd:   Alex Williams;  5:14
5th:  Yuwen Zhang:  5:24

JV: High Hurdles: Ian Higgins; 1st in 7.64

JV 800: 3rd;  Jack Burns;  2:23
             5th:  Thomas Walsh; 2:24
 

TAP Into Another Town's News:

You May Also Be Interested In

Sign Up for E-News

Chatham

Upcoming Events

Tue, July 17, 10:00 AM

Healing the Children, new providence

Summit Old Guard

Giving Back

Fri, August 10, 6:00 PM

Museum of Early Trades and Crafts, Madison

Downtown Concert Series: Mama D & The Vexations

Arts & Entertainment

Carousel_image_8ab0795d7266f1cbd501_9f7a7a4ff4becf97e74c_regwalk_skyrw_9.30.18_email-1

Sun, September 30, 8:00 AM

College of Saint Elizabeth, Morristown

Walk to Fight Alzheimer's

Giving Back Health & Wellness

A Week at the Library of The Chathams Monday, July 9 – Sunday, July 15, 2018

Please note that the library will be closed on Sundays now through Labor Day weekend

PROGRAMS AND EVENTS

Our summer program is in full swing.  This week we are starting some of our most popular children’s programs, Chess for Kids and sewing classes with Miss Polly.  Children will also enjoy a visit from a special guest, Queen Maria Isabella from Medieval Times.  Teens ...

Longtime Chatham Resident Passes the Torch to Current Residents

July 13, 2018

To the Editor,

I moved to Chatham from Ohio in 1961 and left just over a year or so ago. My daughters went through the school system and one of them still lives there with her son.

Clearly, we found the Library and local educational opportunities to our liking. 

When it came to giving back to the community, I chose to support the Library and served as a Board member for 15 ...

Chatham Residents Corry, Garavente, Myler, Radigan and Robbins are 2018 Graduates of Loyola University Maryland

July 14, 2018

BALTIMORE, MD -- Loyola University Maryland recognized the class of 2018 at its 166th Commencement Exercises on May 19, 2018, which included Chatham residents Bridget Corry, who received a BA degree in Communication; Elizabeth Garavente, who received a BBA degree in Business Administration; Jacqueline Myler, who received a BA degree in Communication; Leigh Radigan, who received a ...

5 Things You Should Know About Your Air Conditioner

How an air conditioner works

Air conditioners use refrigeration to cool indoor air. When a liquid converts to a gas, it absorbs heat. This process is called phase conversion. Air conditioners use phase conversion by forcing refrigerants to evaporate and condense over and over in a closed system of coils. 

What air conditioner filters do

Filters remove particles from the air, keeping ...