THE MELROSE High boy’s outdoor track team picked up some medals at the Div. 3 State Relays last weekend. (Jennifer Gentile photo)


Girls team picks up bronze

MELROSE—Both Melrose High spring outdoor track teams took part in the MSTCA Div. III State Relays held at Oliver Ames High on Sunday, May 1, where they battled among the best in the state in running and fielding events.

Melrose earned plenty of medals, including some great first place, gold-medal performances from athletes such as Scarlet Timm (first in high hump relay) Kate Sikkema (first in javelin throw relay) and Taylor Pesce (first in triple jump relay) along with the girls’ team’s 4×1600 team of Jillian Bakey, Charlotte Tysall, Cadence L’Hereux and Mazie Frakt.

The Melrose girls’ team finished third overall as a team, marking another great day for the squad.

Melrose’s boys team earned some medal thanks to their 4×1600 relay team of Will Dugan, Caleb Barnes, Stone Liu and Ellis lurilli-Hugh who placed 5th among the pack. Teammate Trentyn Hodges medaled in the tripe jump with a fifth place finish.


LONG JUMP has been a strength for Melrose, who placed third at the Div. 3 State Relays last weekend. (Jennifer Gentile photo)


The following is a full list of results.

Boys Discus Throw Relay

20th Ian Gauch 27.50m

27th Jack Claeys 25.96m

34th Charley Krygowski 21.18m

Girls Discus Throw Relay

14th Anna Spinale 22.28m

31st Ranya Abidi 16.23m

36th Kara Foucher 11.86m

Girls High Jump Relay

1st Scarlett Timm 5-00.00

4th Taylor Pesce 4-10.00

6th Julia McAree 4-07.00

Boys Javelin Throw Relay

8th Charley Krygowski 39.47m

16th Justin Camelio 35.75m

41st Ian Gauch 27.90m

Girls Javelin Throw Relay

1st Kate Sikkema 35.13m

29th Brigid Corolla 16.91m

31st Natalie Gage 15.53m

Boys Long Jump Relay

26th Trentyn Hodges 5.28m

35th Kiran Thomas 4.92m

42nd Josh Grant 4.31m

Girls Long Jump Relay

11th D’Mitria Muska 4.58m

12th Meghan Radzik 4.55m

13th Hailey Keegan 4.46m

Boys Shot Put Relay

13th Ian Gauch 11.47m

16th Justin Camelio 11.43m

35th Jack Claeys 10.15m

Girls Shot Put Relay

6th Mollie Lytje 8.58m

31st Anna Spinale 7.05m

32nd Abigail Smith 6.88m

Boys Triple Jump Relay

5th Trentyn Hodges 11.85m

28th Kiran Thomas 10.48m

36th Josh Grant 10.07m

Girls Triple Jump Relay

1st Taylor Pesce 10.75m

10th Meghan Radzik 9.70m

11th Julia McAree 9.67m


12th Girls 1600 Meter Sprint Medley  4:41.59

20th Girls 1600 Meter Sprint Medley 6:13.75

16th Boys 4×100 Meter Relay 47.56

11th Girls 4×100 Meter Relay 53.98

20th Girls 4×100 Meter Relay 59.37

6th Girls Shuttle Hurdle 1:16.07

14th Girls Shuttle Hurdle 1:29.69

7th Girls 4×200 Meter Relay 1:54.29

20th Girls 4×200 Meter Relay 2:13.83

11th Boys 4×200 Meter Relay 1:39.22

13th Boys 4×400 Meter Relay 3:50.73

6th Girls 4×400 Meter Relay 4:23.94

13th Girls 4×400 Meter Relay 5:16.68

3rd Girls 4×800 Meter Relay 10:14.87

14th Girls 4×800 Meter Relay 11:59.84

7th Boys 4×800 Meter Relay 8:53.47

4th Girls Distance Medley 13:35.94

1st Girls 4×1600 Meter Relay 22:23.17

5th Boys 4×1600 Meter Relay 19:36.52