A Gold-Filled Weekend for Boys' Track & Field
The Boys' Track & Field team competed in the Track & Field Coaches' Association of Greater Philadelphia Meet #4 at Lehigh University on Saturday, Jan. 8.
Runners and jumpers ended the meet with four first-place finishes.
Chris Purnell '24 ran to the finals in the 60m dash and placed third. His time of 7.44 qualifies him for the Meet of Champions in February.
Senior Bryce Cooper won gold in the 200m and the 400m races. Connor Hanrahan '23 won gold in the mile.
Aidan McHugh '23 won gold in the 3000m. All three runners also qualified for the Meet of Champions.
The Distance Medley Relay team of James Austin '22, Ben Cook '25, Will Konopka '22, and Dakin Ebmeyer '23 finished in 3rd place.
Senior Mekhi Rodgers won the Long Jump with a personal best of 22'3. Mekhi has logged the top jump in Pennsylvania and will compete in state championship next month.