Valpo HS Boys’ Track Tops Portage 70-62

By: Liz Powers Last Updated: May 3, 2012

The Valparaiso High School boys’ track and field team edged Portage High School with a 70-62 victory Tuesday night.

The Vikings are now 7-0 in the Duneland Athletic Conference while the Indians are 5-2. They will meet again in the DAC Championship Wednesday, May 9 in Portage.

Top finishers included:

  • 100-meter dash: Jeron Blake, PHS, 11.03
  • 200-meter dash: Jeron Blake, PHS, 22.79
  • 300-meter dash: Josh Marciniak, VHS, 40.99
  • 400-meter dash: Othie Freeny, PHS, 51.08
  • 800-meter run: Ahmad Aljobeh, VHS, 1:58.37
  • 1,600-meter run: Ahmad Aljobeh, VHS, 4:33.80
  • 3,200-meter run: Payton Reed, VHS, 9:54.31
  • 100-meter hurdles: Andrew Kittridge, VHS, 15.02
  • 3,200-meter relay: VHS 8:33:65
  • 1,600-meter relay, PHS, 3:29.32
  • High Jump: Jordan Romanov, VHS, 6-0
  • Pole Vault: Mitch Rodriguez, PHS, 12-6
  • Long Jump: Jordan Romanov, VHS, 21-3.5
  • Discus: Lonnie Pappas, VHS, 128-07
  • Shot Put: Joey Little, PHS, 53-11

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