MILLBURN, NJ - Adam Oare threw the discus 142 feet, the second-best overall throw, and teamed up with Sam Dennerlein to take first place in the discus relay for Chatham on Saturday at the Millburn Relays.
Dennerlein set a personal record in the discus by more than four feet with a throw of 123 feet, 4 inches. Oare and Dennerlein combined for a winning distance of 165 feet, 4 inches.
The Chatham team of Liam Cadden, Paul Coyne, Paul Malatesta and Bo Radaam ran 18:58.58 to place second in the 4x1,600. The Cougars also placed second in the 4x100 relay, with Aeden Joel, Vince Avallone, Mike Salvo and Jaylen Haye clocking 45.53.
Also earning medals for Chatham:
3rd place: Team Intermediate Hurdles: 3:06.19; Team of Jaylen Haye, Ian Higgins, and Van Benedict. Jaylen's time of 58.38 was the fastest of the competition.
4th place: Team Shot Put: Sam Dennerlein and Adam Oare: 79'9.25"
Tiead for 4th: Team Pole Vault: 19': Team of Phillip Wu and Matt Saluti
5th place: 4 X 200: 1:36.3; Team of Aeden Joel, Colin Petrullo, Christian Siauw and Vince Avallone. Vincent ran a 22.0 split as the team's anchor.
6th place: Shuttle Hurdle team of Ian Higgins, Erik Britt, Chris Landolfi, and Van Benedict. 1:09.94.
6th place: Team High Jump; 10'9"; Team of Jack Burns, Thomas Walsh.
Also of note:
7th place Team Javelin: Filip Bahunek's toss of 148'2" was the 2nd best throw of the competition and a PR.
3rd place: Sprint Medley: 4:02.32; Team of Mike Culleton, Aeden Joel, Colin Petrullo, and Alec Gironda.
5th place: 4 X 400 team of Mike Culleton, Connor Strutt, Aidan Christie, and Ryan Storm.