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Oare Sets Personal Record in Discus for Chatham on Day 1 of NJAC Boys Track Meet

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Adam Oare set a personal record by throwing the discus 148 feet, placing second at the NJAC meet Credits: TAP Chatham
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ROCKAWAY, NJ - Senior Adam Oare set a personal record in the discus for the fifth time this season, making a throw of 148 feet that earned him second place on Day 1 of the Large School Division of the NJAC boys track meet held Tuesday at Morris Hills High.

Oare's second-best throw of 146 feet, 2 inches broke a tie for third place with the thrower from Pope John and elevated him to second place.

Chatham's Thomas Walsh tied for third place in the high jump by clearing 5 feet, 10 inches, which equaled his person best in the event.

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In the 1,600-meter run, Cougar Colin Logsdon placed fourth, running a personal-best time of 4:21.7. Chatham senior Jaylen Haye was sixth in the intermediate hurdles in a season-best time of 58.36.

Other notable performances by Chatham athletes:

400: Vincent Avallone, 7th place in a personal record of 50.84.
400: Jack Burns, sets personal record of 56.31.
Discus: Filip Bahunek sets personal record of 113 feet.
1600: Matt Stasiukevicius sets personal record of 4:40.58.
Intermediate Hurdles: Ian Higgins runs season-best time of 60.79

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