High School Roundup: Carney wins 4 events, but Edison girls edge Newfield on track

High School Roundup: Carney wins 4 events, but Edison girls edge Newfield on track

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High School Roundup: Carney wins 4 events, but Edison girls edge Newfield on track

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Despite four event wins from senior Erica Carney, the Newfield girls track and field team was edged by Edison, 69-63, on Tuesday in Interscholastic Athletic Conference track and field action.

Carney won the 100 meters (13.4 seconds), the 200 (27.5) the long jump (15 feet, 111/2 inches) and the triple jump (35-81/2) to lead the Trojans. Newfield won nine of the 15 events, but Edison’s depth made the difference.

Edison won all three relays, while Laura Barnstead won the high jump (4-10) and Ellie Cassetta won the 400 hurdles and ran on two winning relays.

The Newfield boys track team fell to Edison, 78-20.

* Dryden tri-meet: The Purple Lions boys and girls both swept Whitney Point and Union Springs. The boys team defeated WP, 111-16, and beat Union Springs, 73-58. The girls beat WP, 110-29, and the Wolves, 100-40.

Bryan Arnold won three events for the Purple Lion boys, taking the 400 meters (54.5 seconds), the 200 (24.3) and the discus (96 feet, 7 inches). Will Holt won the 110-meter hurdles (16.2 seconds) and ran a leg on Dryden’s winning 4×100 relay, which won in 45.9 seconds.

On the girls side, Rachel Hutchinson won both the 400 (1:03.4) and the 800 (2:32.8) and ran legs on Dryden’s winning 4×800 and 4×400 relays. Hutchinson finished eighth in the 1,000 at the state indoor championships last month at Cornell. Abbey Yatsko won the 100 (12.7) and 200 (26.2), and anchored Dryden’s 4×400 relay. Mackenzie Todd won the 100 hurdles (17.3), and the long and triple jumps.

IAC softball

* S-VE 8, Newfield 6: At Spencer, Taylor Rider went 3-for-4 with three extra-base hits to lead the Panthers in IAC action.

Rider had two doubles and a triple, and Lisa Nelson also went 3-for-4 with a triple for the winners, who got a two-hitter from Hannah Lawrence (1-0). Newfield took a 4-1 lead after two innings, but S-VE rallied for three runs in the bottom of the third and got two runs in the sixth for the margin of victory.

IAC tennis

* Lansing 7, Moravia 0: Andy Parkes outlasted Dustin Eshleman in a second-set tiebreaker to win, 7-5, 7-6 (7-3), leading the visiting Bobcats. Of the other six matches played, five were won at love and the other was won by Lansing third singles player Jonathon Sun, 6-1, 6-0.

STAC baseball

* Union-Endicott 8, Ithaca 0: Matt DePalmo tossed a two-hitter with eight strikeouts as Union-Endicott blanked Ithaca on Monday in season-opening Southern Tier Athletic Conference play.

The Little Red, under first-year coach Ian Valentine, will play its home-opener against Vestal at 4:30 p.m.Wednesday at Tatascore Field.

IAC baseball

* Union Springs 15, Groton 3: Winning pitcher Jake Turner went 4-for-4 with a double and four RBIs to power the Wolves (2-1). Turner allowed one hit and struck out six in three innings. Alex Thornton and Ben Giancola had two hits apiece for U.S., which was scheduled to play at Moravia Tuesday.

IAC golf

* Dryden 209, Whitney Point 269: Jonathan Becker carded a 3-over-par 38 on Monday to propel the Purple Lions. Mitchell Edson shot a 39 to lead Whitney Point.

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