Calvert boys, St. Wendelin girls take triangular meet

Three Midland Athletic League girls teams competed at Heidelberg Tuesday, with all of four points separating each one.

But St. Wendelin, with just four wins, held off Calvert 53-51 for the team victory. Hopewell-Loudon scored 49 points for third.

Olivia Zimmerman claimed the shot (28-10) for the Mohawks, Sara Goddard took the long jump (14-7), Jocelyn Reinhart ran to victory in the 1,600 (5:55.69) and Victoria Volpe captured the 800 (2:43.19).

Calvert did its damage in the relays, winning all four. Senecas Morgan Smith, Corrine Harris, Sydney Berlekamp and Olivia Smith won the 4×800 (10:52). The 4×200 team of Mallory Paul, Katie Tiell, Megan Somodi and Emma Sullivan won (1:57.62), while the 4×100 team of Danielle Kontak, Paul, Sullivan and Somodi won in 53.91. Calvert’s 4×400 team of Morgan Smith, Kerrigan Kwiat, Kontak and Olivia Smith took first (4:23.81).

Hopewell-Loudon got wins from Lexi Feindel in the high jump (4-6) and the 100 hurdles (17.88).

Calvert’s boys won six events, scored 65 points, and held off Hopewell-Loudon, which scored 52. St. Wendelin scored 26 points.

The Senecas 4×200 team Austin Ball, Tyler Long, Ren Boehler and Shane Boehler won (1:32.64). Ball won the 200 (23.9), Ren Boehler won the 300 hurdles (42.66) and Long won the 100 (11:34).

Hopewell-Loudon did well in the 800, placing the top four runners. Marcus Ardner won the event in 2:13.6.

St. Wendelin’s Nick DeHaven won the 3,200 in 11:21.4.