Personal bests fall for Foran in Law indoor track meet

Foran captured four first-place finishes when the Lions met Law in their final indoor boys’ and girls’ track meet of the season in New Haven on March 21.

“We had some excellent performances,” coach Pete Jambor said. “Brett Dumais and Ava Steigbigel (pole vault), Nate Heubner (3200-meter run) and Nora Hayes (3200-meter run) all won their events. “Jillian Junga (300-meter run), Arezoo Ghazagh (1000-meter run), Kevin Chen (3200-meter run) and Austin Murphy (shot put) placed second.

Steigbigel, a junior, set a new personal best by clearing 8-6 and Dumais, a senior, tied his personal best at 12-6.

A freshman, Hayes won the 3200 with a time of 14:42.74.

Ghazago ran a 3:38.88 in the 1000. Iris Chen was fifth in 4:14.19.

Huebner won the 3200 in 11:54.72.

Kevin Chen ran a 13:22.93 in the 3200.

Junga, a freshman, posted a time of 47.83 in the 300. Senior Kayleigh Hackett was sixth (49.46), freshman Emily Marruottolo 10th (55.88), senior Erin Schmitt 12th (58.18) and junior Carly Zieman 13th (1:00.38).

Junior Damon Downs was third in the 1000-meter run with a time of 3:13.18.

Dumais took third in the 55-meter hurdles (9.45). Huebner was fourth (10.19).

Senior Mason Barrett was third in the pole vault (7-6).

Freshman Grey Kerrison placed fourth in the long jump (12-09.50). Sophomore Andrew Richetelli was fifth (12-02) and junior Joshua Cummings sixth (11-02.75).

Kerrison was ninth (43.35) in the 300-meter dash. Sophomore Connor Nieman was 11th (44.75), Chen 12th (45.77) and Richetelli 14th (53.17).

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