Nate Dean of VASJ captured an exciting win in the 400m race, as he posted an impressive time of 50.07. Dean demonstrated a strong kick over the final 100m to edge Lake Catholic's Del'Mario Hairston for the win. Hairston recorded a time of 50.91 to secure 2nd place.
Nate Dean enjoying his 400m victory following the race at the Lake Catholic Tri-Meet.
Coach Borcas celebrating with Connor Duricky following Duricky's 200m race win.
Lake Catholic athletes finished 1 - 2 in the 1600m race as Alex Hansel claimed the win in 4:54.60 and Colin Waddle took 2nd place with his time of 4:55.30. Hansel and Waddle ran together for the majority of the race as a tempo run in preparation for an upcoming meet.
Matt Kirchner of Lake Catholic High School edged his teammate Keller Dittoe for the 3200m win. Kirchner recorded a time of 10:45.10 and Dittoe posted a 10:46.70 result. Similar to how the 1600m race unfolded, Kirchner and Dittoe (who are good friends and training partners) used this opportunity to get some quality training in. Both of these athletes hope to set a new P.R. at the 3200m distance later this season.
In team relay action, VASJ won the 4 x 100m in an impressive time of 45.06. VASJ also had a strong showing in the 4 x 200m relay as they recorded a 2nd place finish with a time of 1:32.30. Lake Catholic High School won the 4 x 200m with their 1:31.90 effort.
VASJ produced a winning time of 45.06 in the 4 x 100m relay at the Lake Catholic Tri-Meet.
Chris Boykin ran a strong anchor leg to put the finishing touches on the 4 x 100m relay win.
VASJ put forth an impressive performance in the 4 x 200m relay event.
Silvija Taraska enjoying her victory following the 100m race at the Lake Catholic Tri-Meet.
Chloe Keating was happy to get the 400m race win at the Lake Catholic Tri-Meet.
Noelle Sadar of Trinity High School claimed an emphatic win in the 1600m race with her finishing time of 6:07.10. Sadar was racing against the clock over the last lap and in the end, she had separated herself from the 2nd place finisher by 17 seconds.
Noelle Sadar finished strong on route to her 1600m win at the Lake Catholic Tri-Meet.
Congratulations to all of the athletes who competed at the Lake Catholic Tri-Meet and thank you to Coach Borcas and Coach Schroeder for welcoming MileSplit Ohio to provide coverage.
Additional pictures can be found below:
Lake Catholic High School seniors enjoying their last home meet.
Lake Catholic High School's winning 4 x 800m relay team.