Track team battles cold, wind in Orono

By Sara Schwartz
For The Laker

The track team competed at Orono on Tuesday. There were many strong performances in the cold and wind!

Winning their events were Claire Rude in the 3200 meter, Dylan Smerillo in the 100 and 200 meter dash, Michael Milner in the 3200, boys 4×4 team of Bailey Jensen, Isaiah Cherier, Nels Larson and Dylan Smerillo. In the field events, Bailey Jensen won the high jump and Mason Elliot won the triple jump.

Second-place finishers: Lila Finney in the 100, Sam Truesdell in the 400, girls 4×4 relay team of Truesdell, Finney, Meagan Lachenmayer and Lauren Lachenmayer. In the high jump, Teagan Schmidt was second. Noah Brammer finished second in the 800 and 3200, and Jordan Clement was second in the shot put.