Track & Field Wins 10 Events at Landon

Saturday, April 2, 2022
Cole Smith ’23

Mercersburg’s outdoor track & field teams had a solid day at the Landon Home Meet April 2 in Bethesda, MD, with Hannah King ’23 winning four events, Chris Watson ’22 taking two events, and six different athletes in total earning individual victories.

Event winners for the Blue Storm included:
King: girls' 100m hurdles (18.77), 300m hurdles (52.74), pole vault (6-0), high jump (5-0)
Susan Concordia ’22: girls' triple jump (31-9)
Arden Phoenix ’22: girls' discus (87-4)
Watson: boys' 200m, long jump (23.51)
Collin Metcalf ’22: boys' high jump (5-10)
Cy Dittman ’25: boys' pole vault (7-0)

Other top performers:
Girls
Leah Gentry-Tuney ’22: 2nd high jump
Greta Lawler ’23: 3rd 1600m
Avery Morrison ’22: 5th 1600m
Anne Sehon ’25: 3rd 800m
Concordia: 5th 800m
Erika Tso Sowah ’24: 2nd triple jump
Maddie Lusser ’24: 2nd shot put, 3rd discus
Quinn Bumgardner ’22: 3rd shot put

Boys
Watson: 2nd 100m
Haris Yahaya ’24: 2nd 110m hurdles
Cole Smith ’23: 7th 1600m
Ken Akiyama ’23: 3rd 400m
Mick Lorenger ’22: 4th 800m
Pablo Garza Gutierrez ’23: 6th 800m

Full results

Mercersburg returns to action next Saturday, April 9, at the Hill Relays in Pottstown, PA (1 p.m.)


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