Dennerlein, Roos, Joel and de Keyzer Lead Chatham Boys Track Past Mendham in Dual Meet

Sam Dennerlein left, won both the shot put and the discus, and Aedan Joel took first in the 100 and 200 Credits: TAP Chatham

CHATHAM, NJ - Sam Dennerlein, Kristian Roos and Aedan Joel each won two events for Chatham as the Cougars edged Mendham, 71-69, in a dual meet held Tuesday at Cougar Field.

"With Mendham having the advantage on the track, it took a stellar performance from the Cougar throwing team to edge a very good team," Chatham coach Patrick Barry said. "In the Shot Put, Discus and Javelin the Chatham throwers outscored their opponents, 26-1. The Chatham sprinters also had a great day taking 14 of 18 points in the 100 and 200-meter dashes."

Dennerlein won the shot put with a toss of 45 feet, 8 inches and also took first in the discus with a throw of 143 feet.

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Roos set a personal mark in the javelin for Chatham (2-1) with a throw of 151 feet, 8 inches to win the event. Roos also won the high hurdles with a time of 15.3, placed second in the long jump with a leap of 18 feet, 2.75 inches, and was third in the 100-meter dash in 11.5.

Joel set a personal record in winning the 100-meter dash in 11.2 and also won the 200-meter dash with a time of 23.4.

Julian de Keyzer won the high jump for the Cougars by clearing 10 feet, 6 inches.

Chatham's other point scorers:

Sam Viola: 2nd place in 400 in 53.2 and 2nd in 200 in 23.8.

John Romano: 3rd place in 400 Int. Hurdles; 62.9.

Liam Cadden: 3rd place in 1600 in 4:31.4

Kevin Ferreira: 3rd in High Jurdles at 18.3; 3rd in Discus at 94 feet.

Colin Logsdon: 2nd in 800 in 2:00.9

Anthony Scerbo: 2nd in High Jump at 5 feet, 4 inches; PR in 800 in 2:01.3, placing 3rd. 

Bo Raadam: 3rd in 3200 in 10:17

Colton Christie: 2nd in Shot Put at 36 feet, 5 inches.

Lucas Kianpoor: 2nd in Discus at 97 feet, 4 inches.

Ivan Rozhkov: 2nd in Javelin at 116 feet, 9 inches

Jared Cohn: 3rd in Javelin at 116 feet, 4 inches.  

Phillip Wu: 2nd in Pole Vault; 10 feet.

Jack Burns:  3rd in High Jump; 5 feet, 4 inches.

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