NEW YORK - Senior Sam Dennerlein closed out his boys winter track competition in 2019 with another win at the Pietrewicz Polar Bear Invitational, taking first in the shot put on Monday at the New York Armory.
Dennerlein, who set the school record earlier this season, won the Pietrewicz championship with a throw of 52 feet, 3 inches.
Chatham's 4x400 relay team of Mike Culleton, Patrick Grosso, Anthony Scerbo, and Sam Viola placed fourth with a time of 3:31.46, improving the team mark in the event this season by 11 seconds.
Chatham Medal Winners:
1st Place: Sam Dennerlein; Shot Put; 52 feet, 3 inches.
4th Place: 4 X 400 Meter Relay: 3:31.46; team of Mike Culleton, Patrick Grosso, Anthony Scerbo, and Sam Viola.
6th Place: Shuttle Hurdles: 37.18; Team of Jackson Koury, Ryan Varca, Quinn Newman, Kevin Ferreira.
Chatham Notable Performances:
7th Place: Sam Viola,; 300 Meter Dash; 36.87
15th Place: Patrick Grosso; 600 Meter Run; 1:28.77 (PR)
11th Place: Alec Gironda; 1600 Meter Run; 4:38.6 (PR)
13th Place: Jackson Koury: High Hurdles; 8.64 (PR)
8th Place: 4 X 200: Team of Ben Prill, Noah Shaw, Brendan Arias, and Jack Powers: 1:39.98.