Phoenix Wins Discus to Lead T&F at State Meet

Saturday, May 21, 2022
Arden Phoenix
2022 PAISAA girls’ discus champion Arden Phoenix ’22

Arden Phoenix ’22 won the girls’ discus with a throw of 110-01 and Mercersburg athletes posted a total of eight top-four finishes at the 2022 Pennsylvania Independent Schools Athletic Association Outdoor Track & Field State Championships May 21 in Malvern, PA.

Other top finishers among the 12 Mercersburg athletes who competed included Madison Goodhart ’24 (girls’ javelin, 89-7/2nd place), Collin Metcalf ’22 (boys’ javelin, 138-3/3rd; boys’ high jump, 6-2/4th; boys’ 110m hurdles, 16.07/4th), Hannah King ’23 (girls’ high jump, 5-2/3rd), Greta Lawler ’23 (girls’ 3200m, 12:38.81/4th), and Cole Smith ’23 (boys’ 3200m, 11:01.60/4th).

Full results

The event, which was hosted by Malvern Prep, featured athletes from 21 independent schools across the state.