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HS Track: Hasbrouck Heights Third Overall in Bergen Relays

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Hasbrouck Heights senior Cat Castellanos (from Aviator Relays) helped Heights takes first in the girls shot put relay. Credits: Chip Armonaitis
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ORADELL, NJ --  Hasbrouck Heights finished third in both the Boys and Girls C Division of the Jock Yockers Bergen County Relays held at River Dell High School Friday and Saturday evening.  Wood-Ridge finished 11th in the Girls D division, and 9th in the Boys D division.

The Hasbrouck Heights girls finished with 98 points, trailing Ramsey(119)  and Glen Rock (98.) The boys finished with 74.5 points, trailing Glen Rock (109) and Lyndhurst (84.)

The top performances for Wood-Ridge in the D Division,  were the boys 4 x 100 relay, with a second place finish, the 4 x 400 relay, which came in third, and 1600 sprint medley relays.  The girls 4 x 400 relay took him sixth place.

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For Hasbrouck Heights,  the girls had three relay teams take home first place, as the 3 x 400 hurdle team of Monika Lucic, Mia Minichiello and Serena Torres;  4 x 400 relay of Hayley Thomas, Lucic, Kelly Innis, and Minichiello; and the girls shot put relay of Kassie Ketcho, Cat Castellanos, and Alexis Putkisto all took home first place finishes.  

Thomas also had the longest individual triple jump, 32 feet, 8.5 inches, in helping the triple jump relay to finish third.  

The boys team did not have a team take home the top spot, but had several teams finish in the top three, including the 4 x 800 relay (2nd), 4 x 1600 (3rd), Distance Medley (3rd), Shuttle Hurdles (2nd), Pole Vault (2nd), Discus (2nd), and Javelin (2nd).  

 

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