Varsity Track · Varsity Track finishes 3rd place at Beaver Local Quad Meet


The Edison High School Track & Field team was in action tonight at Beaver Local High School for a quad match with Beaver Local, East Liverpool and Toronto.

The boys team placed 3rd with 46 points. Joey Simpson took first place in the shot put with a throw of 34 feet 7 inches and third in the discus. Caiden Cooley took 2nd in the 110 Hurdles, 300 Hurdles and 3200 Meter Run. Ben Linscott took 3rd in the 400 Meter Dash and 4th in the 200 Meter Dash. Max McConnell took 5th in the 800 Meter Run and the 1600 Meter Run. Gage Cable took 4th in the 1600 Meter Run and the 300 Hurdles. Jaycee Blake took 5th in the long jump. Nathan Lucas took 3rd in the 3200 Meter Run and Logan Gubanez took 4th in the 3200 Meter Run. Jeremy Parr took 4th in the 400 Meter Run. The 4 x 2, 4 x 4 and the 4 x 8 relay teams all took 3rd.

The girls team also placed 3rd with 43 points. Morgan Lesnansky took 2nd in the 1600 Meter Run and the 3200 Meter Run. Jessica Phillips took 5th in the 800 Meter Run and the 1600 Meter Run. Brittney Mynster took 3rd in the 3200 Meter Run and 4th in the 1600 Meter Run. Karissa Speedy took 2nd in the 110 Hurdles and 3rd in the 300 Hurdles. Neveah Virgadamo took 2nd in the 300 Hurdles and 4th in the 100 Hurdles. Rachel Nesbitt took 2nd in the discus and 3rd in the shot put. The 4 x 2 and 4 x 4 relay teams took 3rd while the 4 x 8 relay team took 2nd.

The Wildcats will be back in action on Thursday at home against Steubenville, Indian Creek and Buckeye Local. The field events start at 4:30 PM and the running events start at 5 PM.