Raising the bar
Friday, February 8, 2013
The Bedford High School boys and girls track teams competed Sunday at the Division I indoor championship at Dartmouth College, with the girls finishing fourth (55 points) and the boys taking sixth (21).
Jenny Mara led the girls by winning the high jump (5-4) for the third time in four years, and teammate Emma Bzik took second (5-2) in the same event.
Johanna Celli came in second in the 55-meter dash (7.41) and third in the 300 (41.86). Brenna Williams was third in the long jump (16-6) and Kristen Larosa took sixth in the 3,000 (10:51.99).
Bedford also came in second in the 4x200 relay (1:49.98), third in the 4x400 (4:08.25) and fifth in the 4x800 (10:08.13).
The boys were led by Joseph Thibeault, who finished second in the shot put (48-71/4). Timothy Miller and Tyler Krause tied for fifth in the high jump (5-8).
Bedford was also third in the 4x800 (8:39.5), and took fifth in the 4x200 (1:38.07) and the 4x400 (3:38.64).