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.
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.