Warriors have seven individual selections, one relay team named



WAKEFIELD — The Middlesex League girls’ track coaches met recently to make this year’s all-star selections in both the Freedom and Liberty divisions.

The second place Warriors had seven individual all-stars and one relay team chosen in the Freedom division.

The individual all-stars selections included sophomore Abby Harrington (400 hurdles), junior Sara Custodio (mile), junior Samantha Ross (triple jump), junior Julia Derendal (javelin), senior Emily Hammond (800 meters), freshman Allee Purcell (400 meters) and senior Shannon Quirk (two mile).

The 4×400 relay team was also selected and the four runners were Purcell, Hammond, senior Jillian Raso and Harrington.

M.L. Freedom division champion Burlington had 10 individual selections, one relay team and the league MVP.

Melrose, Wilmington and Watertown each had five all-stars chosen, while Stoneham had three athletes honored.



EMILY HAMMOND (front) and Sara Custodio (back).

EMILY HAMMOND (front) and Sara Custodio (back).

Freedom Division

400 Hurdles — Abby Harrington, sophomore, Wakefield; Rebecca Salina, senior, Burlington; Emily Simpson, freshman, Stoneham

Mile — Tina Touri, senior, Watertown; Elisabeth Olson, junior, Wilmington; Sara Custodio, junior, Wakefield

High Jump — Maddie Oro, senior, Melrose; Haley Moss, junior, Melrose

Long Jump — Anne Morrison, sophomore, Melrose; Michaela Mazure, senior, Burlington

Triple Jump — Samantha Ross, junior, Wakefield; Mikenna Mattson, sophomore, Burlington

Shot Put — Shaylan McCarthy, senior, Melrose; Brianna Tavares, senior, Wilmington

Discus — Nina Nguyen, junior, Burlington; Alexis Brown, junior, Stoneham

Javelin — Stephanie McFadries, senior, Burlington; Danielle McFadries, senior, Burlington; Julia Derendal, junior, Wakefield

100 Hurdles — Kelsey Wodjakowski, junior, Stoneham; Keegan Duguay, senior, Watertown; Amber Peach, senior, Wilmington

100 Meters — Siobhan Turner, senior, Wilmington; Shiela Joyce, sophomore, Burlington

800 Meters — Emily Koufos, freshman, Watertown; Emily Hammond, senior, Wakefield; Carly Gillis, senior, Burlington

400 Meters — Katherine Tolman, junior, Watertown; Julia Gake, junior, Wilmington; Allee Purcell, freshman, Wakefield

200 Meters — Alexis Collins, junior, Burlington

Two Mile — Shannon Quirk, senior, Wakefield; Lizzy Hirsch, junior, Melrose; Elizabeth Powderley, freshman, Watertown; Alexandra Demeo, senior, Burlington

4×100 Relay — Burlington (Kerri Mackey, junior; Mikenna Mattson, sophomore; Nina Nguyen, junior; Shiela Joyce, sophomore)

4×400 Relay — Wakefield (Allee Purcell, freshman; Emily Hammond, senior; Jillian Raso, senior; Abby Harrington, sophomore)

MVP — Michaela Mazure, senior, Burlington