Canton splits track meet with NEB, Athens.

By: Chris Manning | PIAA District IV | April 22, 2021

 
Canton splits track meet with NEB, Athens.
 

In NTL track and field action the Canton boys and girls both beat NEB, but lost to Athens.

The boys won 79-54 over the Panthers, but lost 97-44 to Athens. The girls won 80-20 over NEB, but lost 110-32 to Athens.

On the boys' side Canton went 1-2 in the triple jump with Caiden Williams (38-feet, 2 1/2-inches), and Isaiah Niemczyk (37-feet, 6-inches). Williams also won the high jump at 5-feet, 4-inches, as Niemczyk won the long jump at 18-feet, 11 1/2-inches.

Hunter Ostrander won the pole vault at 8-feet, and was second in the 800 at 2:29.64.

Canton's 4x100 relay of Kohl Bastion, Ben Knapp, Derek Atherton-Ely, and William Colton won in 54.97.

Atherton-Ely (124-feet, 11-inches) was third in the javelin.

For the girls Laci Niemczyk was second in the 200 (30.54), the 400 (1:08.66), and third in the 100 (14.84).

Camille McRoberts (2:39.79) was second in the 800, and also took second in the 3200 at 6:04.54.

Canton’s 4x800 relay won in 13:26.65.