Varsity Track · Varsity Track finishes 4th place at first ever home meet at Edison High School


The Edison High School Track & Field team opened its brand new track tonight with a quad meet against East Liverpool, Beaver Local and Steubenville Catholic Central.

The boys team finished in 4th place. Ben Linscott placed 3rd in the 400 meter dash and 5th in the 200 meter dash. Jeremy Parr placed 5th in the 100 meter dash and 5th in the 400 meter dash. Max McConnel placed 4th in the 1600 meter run. Caiden Cooley placed 2nd in the 110 Hurdles and 3rd in the 300 Hurdles. Gage Cable placed 5th in the 300 Hurdles. Jaycee Blake placed 5th in the long jump. Joey Simpson placed 3rd in the shot put and 4th in the discus. Andrew Lamp placed 5th in the discus. The 4 X 4 and 4 X 2 teams both placed 3rd.

The girls also took 4th place. Emily Stewart placed 5th in the 100. Morgan Lesnansky placed 4th in the 800 and 2nd in the 1600. Neveah Virgadamo placed 3rd in the 100 Hurdles and 3rd in the 300 Hurdles. The 4 X 1 team and 4 X 8 both placed second. Rachel Nesbitt placed 1st in the shot put and 5th in the discus.

The Wildcats will be back in action on Thursday at East Liverpool for the Potter Relays. Action starts at 4:30 PM.