North Salem Runs at Lions Club Invitational

Trevor Smith competes in a relay. Credits: Deena Bell

SOMERS, N.Y.— It was a dreary, rainy day on May 5 at the 41st annual Joe Wynne Somers Lions Club Invitational, but the following day the sun was shining as the Tigers also shined on the track.

The relay teams ruled the day for North Salem, with the girls sprint medley relay placing first for the Tigers in a time of 4:43.18.

The boys 4x1,600-meter relay finished second in a clocking of 18:49.40.

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Also for the girls, the 4x1,600-meter relay took fifth in 23:24.13.

Ava Jolley was ninth for the girls in the 800 meters in 2:36.44 and Stella Ard wasn’t far behind, taking 11th in 2:38.22.

The girls 4x800-meter relay placed eighth in 10:53.66.

Sean Vincent was ninth for the boys in the 3,200 meters (10:25.10). Jake Wildhorn was 10th in the discus (108-7) and was 23rd in the shot put (35-0).

Jackson Van Kleeck was 16th in both the 100-meter dash (12.25) and 200-meter dash (24.44).

Richard O’Leary took 16th in the 400-meter hurdles (1:04.59).

Ben Leicht was eighth in the 1-mile run (4:33.73), while his brother Jacob Leicht took 24th in the 400-meter dash (56.04). Aidan Healy was 27th in the 800 meters in 2:20.66.

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