MADISON, NJ - Chatham senior Sam Dennerlein won his third straight winter track and field competition with a throw of 50 feet, 1 inch to earn the gold medal at the Racine Invitational on Friday at Drew University.
Jackson Koury set a meet record for Chatham in the JV 55-meter hurdles with a time of 8.47, breaking the mark of 8.78 set in 2018 by Jalen Joseph of Mount Olive.
Chatham Varsity Medal Winners and other notable performances:
1st Place: Sam Dennerlein; Shot Put; 50'1"
4th Place: Sprint Medley Relay: 3:54.78: Team of Jack Powers, Ryan Krill, Ben Krill, and Jake Fortuna.
4th Place: 55 Meter Dash; Ryan Krill; 6.98 (PR)
4th Place: 800 Meter; Sean Dutton, 2:10
4th Place: 400 Meter; Sam Viola; 54.11
6th Place; 400 Meter; Ryan Krill; 54.7
3rd Place: 4 X 400 Relay: 3:53.3: Team of Patrick Grosso, Noah Shaw, Ben Prill and Sean Dutton.
6th Place: High Jump; Kyle Kressler; 5'8"
5th Place: Pole Vault; Joe DeCandia; 9 feet.
7th place; 1600; Sam Ellis; 4:50 (PR)
9th place; 1600; Ryan Beegle; 4:51 (PR)
8th place: 55 High Hurdles; Kevin Ferreira; 8.99 (PR)
7th place: High Jump; Brendan Arias; 5 ', 6" (PR)
Chatham JV Events:
*Meet Record* Jackson Koury; 55 HIgh Hurdles; 1st place; 8.47* (old record from 2018 by Jalen Joseph of Mount Olive at 8.78)
1st Place: 55 meter dash; Jackson Koury; 7.18
3rd Place: 55 meter dash; Brendan Arias; 7.30
3rd Place: 55 High Hurdles; Winston Roos; 10.51
6th Place: 55 High Hurdles: Sam Smith; 10.8
1st Place: 800 meter run; Aidan Shimchak; 2:18
Chatham Freshman Events:
1st Place; 1600; Alex Krack; 5:07
2nd Place: 1600; Charlie Henne; 5:12 (PR)
6th Place: Shot Put; David Ruggiero; 27 feet, 1.5 inches.