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February 6, 2014

Local Roundup

Girls Indoor Track

CAL Championships

Pentucket finished in sixth place in the CAL with 41 points on Tuesday with strong contributions from much of its team.

Finishing in second place in the 2-mile race was Emma Merchant at 11:53.43. The 4x200 meter team of Tyler Feeney, Jennie Nelson, Grace Dore and Brooke Chambers finished in second at 1:53:75. The 4x400 team also finished in second place — a team of Maddie Nelson, Ellison Seymour, Dore and Paige Wesolowski (4:18.77). Feeney also performed well in the hurdles, finishing in third at 9:06, a time that broke a 14-year-old school record, and the high jump where she finished in fourth at 4 feet, 10 inches.

Maddie Nelson finished in fourth in the 300-meter at 44.65, Siobhan Mitchell finshed in fifth in the high jump at 4 feet, 8 inches, and Jennie Nelson finished in sixth at the 300-meter at 45.40.

In the effort, Pentucket was awarded the team sportsmanship award, and head coach Steve Derro was named Coach of the Year for the Kinney Division.

“This was a great way to finish off our Cape Ann League season,” Derro said. “We had a ton of personal bests tonight. I’m extremely proud of the girls on their great season.”

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