On Thursday, Cheshire Excessive Faculty out of doors monitor and subject athletes shined within the State Open at Willowbrook Park in New Britain.
In a record-setting efficiency, senior tri-captain Ryan Farrell got here from behind on the second lap to win his first out of doors State Open title within the 800-meters (1:50.58). Within the course of, he broke Henry Wynne’s meet file (1:50.63) from 2013 and likewise eclipsed his Cheshire mark.
Farrell additionally mixed with senior EJ Gonzalez, freshman Tyler Caron, and sophomore Colin Brown to position eleventh within the 4×400-meter relay (3:29.94).
Brown sprinted to sixth within the 100-meters (10.95). In successful the prelims, he set a brand new CHS file (10.86) for digital time.
For subject occasions, senior tri-captain Jotham Casey earned eighth in javelin (157 ft, six inches) and classmate Chisom Okoro completed nineteenth within the shot put (41’11.50″).
Cheshire boys compiled 14 factors to take sixteenth place.
On the ladies’ facet, Cheshire positioned sixteenth for 2 relays. Senior tri-captain Kristen Daddi, freshmen Alexa Ciccone and Mia Vientos, and junior Meghan Georgescu kicked off the monitor meet within the 4×800-meter occasion (10:11.56). Junior Riley Hanover, sophomore Cate Palma, Vientos, and junior Kira Zawalich teamed up within the 4×400-meter occasion (4:10.96).
Individually, Hanover took twenty third within the 100-meters (13.26).
As a result of coronavirus pandemic, the New England Interscholastic Championship has been canceled for the second consecutive yr, nonetheless, Farrell has registered to compete in Nationwide Scholastic Athletics Basis Out of doors Nationals to be held June 30 to July 3 on the College of Oregon.