WAVERLY GIRLS SWEEP S-VE, EDISON; BOYS POST SPLIT
By: Tim Birney | Waverly Athletics | May 5, 2021 | Photo courtesy Brian Fees
ELMIRA HEIGHTS — Kennedy Westbrook and Gabby Picco led the Lady
Wolverines to wins over S-VE and Thomas A. Edison, while the Waverly
boys split here Tuesday afternoon in IAC track & field action.
Waverly 63, S-VE 51
Waverly 61, Edison 42
Kennedy Westbrook was a quad-winner, and Picco was a triple-winner in against S-VE in a 63-51 win, and Edison in a 61-42 win.
Kennedy Westbrook won the 100-meter dash in 13.4 seconds, while Abigail Knolles was second in 13.9, and Natalie Garrity was third at 14.1 seconds against S-VE. Westbrook and Knolles finished 1-2 against Edison.
Kennedy Westbrook won the 200-meter dash in 28.1 seconds, while Knolles was second in 29.4 seconds, and Paige Robinson was third in 31.8 seconds against S-VE. Westbrook and Knolles were 1-2 against Edison.
The foursome of Kennedy Westbrook, Knolles, Natalie Garrity, and Picco won the 400-meter relay in a time of 55.0 seconds in both meets.
Kennedy Westbrook teamed with Knolles, Addison Westbrook, and Picco to win the 1,600-meter relay in a time of 4:43.2 in both meets.
Picco won the high jump at 3-feet, 8-inches, and Addison Westbrook was second at 3-feet, 4-inches against both teams.
Harper Minaker was a double-winner in both meets. She won the 1,500-meter run in a time of 5:40.1, and the 800-meter run in a time of 2:47.3.
Olivia NIttinger won the pole vault in both meets at 6-feet, 6-inches.
Robinson won the 400-meter run in a time of 1:11.6, and Addison Westbrook was second in 1:12.7 against Edison. The duo finished 2-3 against S-VE.
Garrity won the long jump with a leap of 13-feet, 6 1/2-inches, and Olivia Nittinger was second at 12-feet, 4 1/2-inches against Edison. The duo finished 2-3 against S-VE.
Waverly 84, Edison 47
S-VE 75, Waverly 46
Skyler Dengler and Alex Gadow were triple-winners against Edison in an 84-47 win, and S-VE in a 75-46 setback.
Skyler Dengler won the 110-meter hurdles in a time of 20.3 seconds, and the 400-meter hurdles in a time of 1:11.6. He was second in the high jump at 4-feet, 4-inches.
Gadow won the triple jump at 37-feet, 5-inches.
Dengler and Gadow teamed with Nate Ryck and Sam VanDyke to win the 1,600-meter relay in both meets in a time of 3:54.9.
Gadow and Ryck teamed with Ryan Lambert and Treyton Moore won the 400-meter relay in both meets in a time of 47.7 seconds
Ryan Lambert and Micah Chandler tied for first in the 100-meter dash at 11.8 seconds against Edison, and finished tied for second against S-VE.
Chandler, a triple-winner against Edison, won the 200-meter dash in 24.3 seconds, and Nate Ryck was third in 24.9 seconds. The duo also finished 1-2 against S-VE, and Lambert was third in 25.1 seconds.
Chandler won the long jump at 18-feet, 4 3/4-inches, and VanDyke was second at 16-feet, 10 3/4-inches against Edison. He was second against S-VE.
VanDyke led a sweep in the 400-meter dash against Edison in a time of 57.9 seconds, while Moore was second in 1:01.7, and Ryan Clark was third at 1:03.1. VanDyke also won against S-VE, and Moore was third.
Gavin Schilmoeller won the 1,600-meter run in a time of 5:41.1 against Edison, and finished third against S-VE. He was second in the 800-meter run against Edison in 2:34.3.
Liam Wright won the 3,200-meter run in a time of 12:30.6 against Edison, and was second against S-VE.
Clark won the discus against Edison with a toss of 79-feet, and Oscar Williams was second at 72-feet, 5-inches. The duo finished 2-3 against S-VE.
Clark finished second in the shot put against Edison with a heave of 30-feet, 9-inches, and Moore was third at 27-feet, 9 1/2-inches. Clark was third against S-VE.
About the Author
Tim Birney is the founder / owner of River Road Media Group. He was born and raised in the Valley, graduating from Waverly High School in 1984.
Birney earned an Associate's Degree in Journalism from SUNY Morrisville in 1986 and a Bachelor's Degree in Journalism / Public Relations from Utica College of Syracuse University in 1988. He began his newspaper career at The Daily Review in Towanda in 1989, before moving on to The Evening Times in 1995. He spent more than 10 years at the Times, the last four as Managing Editor.
River Road Media Group includes Valley Sports Report (launched Aug. 10, 2009), Tioga County (NY) Sports Report (Aug. 13, 2018), and Northern Tier Sports Report (Aug. 31, 2020). Southern Tier Sports Report is set to launch in 2021.