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Two Tallmadge boys advance to regional track and field meet

Published: May 19, 2017 11:05 PM

The Tallmadge boys track and field team placed 11th with 21 points at the 15-team Austintown-Fitch Division I district meet May 19.
Solon dominated the competition with 177.5 points and Fitch (89) and Warren G. Harding finished second and third, respectively.
Blake Bockus qualified for the regional competition with a second-place throw of 50 feet, 2.25 inches in the shot put.
The top four athletes in each event and the top four relay teams advanced to the regional competition, which is scheduled for May 24 and 26 at Fitch.
Lucca Passarelli also advanced to the regional competition with a fourth-place jump of 6 feet.
Other Tallmadge athletes who scored team points are as follows:
• 3,200 relay: Zack Brown, Vince Labosky, Alex Krukemeyer and Ryan Riter, eighth, 9:04.65
• 110 hurdles: Passarelli, eighth, 15.81
• 800: Vince Labosky, sixth, 1:59.5
• Long jump: Nick Hussing, seventh, 19-7; and Sean Ambrose, eighth, 18-11.75

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