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.
* 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.
* 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.
* 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.
* 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.
* 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.