Hawks win over Wyomissing
On Friday, December 9th, the Hamburg Area High School winter track team participated in their first indoor track meet of the season. The meet took place at Kutztown University and appears to have been a success with a total of 5 freshman records being set as well as 4 school records.
Freshman records were set by: Emma Ritchie ( 55m dash - 8.04), Jasynda Vize ( 400m - 1: 06.69), Brea Borrell ( 800m - 2: 43.48), Kylie Christman & Jasynda Vize ( high jump - 4 - 4)
School records were set by: Alex Blatt ( 55m hurdles - 8.56), Jenny Chen, Quinn Holl, Kylie Christman & Brea Borrell ( 4x400m relay - 5: 00.24), Julia Doklan, Jenny Chen, Mikalee Kerr & Brea Borrell ( distance medley relay - 15: 26.76), Levi Halye, Andrew Galarza, Wyatt Conrad & Seth Boyce ( distance medley relay - 11: 38.73)
Individually, the athletes had a great turn out with 4 individuals medaling all at a third place: Brea Borrell ( 800m - 2: 43.48), Quinn Holl ( 3000m - 12: 26.12), Levi Halye ( 1600m - 4: 55.41), Isaiah Blatt ( long jump - 18- 0)
In addition, several other athletes completed their event as a top 5 finisher: Jasynda Vize ( 5th - 400m - 1: 06.69/ high jump - 4- 4), Quinn Holl ( 5th - 1600m - 6: 18.07), Julia Doklan, Jenny Chen, Mikalee Kerr & Brea Borrell ( 3rd - distance medley relay - 15: 26.76), Jenny Chen, Quinn Holl, Kylie Christman & Brea Borrell ( 4th - Girls 4x400m relay - 5: 00.24), Seth Boyce ( 5th - 800m - 2: 09.51), Wyatt Conrad ( 4th - 3000m - 10: 03.99), Alex Blatt ( 4th - 55m hurdles - 8.56), Levi Halye, Andrew Galarza, Wyatt Conrad & Seth Boyce ( 4th - Boys DMR - 11: 39.73), ( 5th - Boys 4x400m relay - 4: 03.26), Isaiah Blatt ( 4th - pole vault - 9- 0)
The team is looking strong this season and hope to break additional school and freshman records in the upcoming indoor meets.