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Outdoor Track 2019: HKHS at 39th Annual O’Grady Relays

Submitted by Matt Diglio, Coach.

Dalton Brown competing in the long jump

On Saturday, April 27, 2019, the Haddam Killingworth High School boys and girls track teams traveled to Bethel High School to compete in the 39th O’Grady Relays.  Battling cold temperatures, high winds and rain showers the track team competed against 29 other teams around the state including Danbury, Staples, Trumbull, Weston, Southington and Bloomfield among others.  Competing as relay teams in all events on the track and in the field, the Cougars were led by some outstanding performances.  The boys shot put relay of Trey Callendar (43’11”), Colton Lavoie (43’9″) and Wally Sample (38’3″) placed 2nd in that event.  The boys discus relay of Colton Lavoie (113’4″), Chase Mack (108’1″) and Dylan Champagne (107’10”) also placed 2nd in the event.  On the track, the boys sprint medley relay team of Tyler Knapp, Seth Regan, Dmytri Mallon and Matt Jennings not only placed 2nd in that event but also broke the school record with a time of 3:45.86.

Seth Regan hands off to Tyler Knapp in the 4×200 relay

The track teams will next be in action on Tuesday, April 30, 2019 as they travel to Cromwell to compete in a tri-meet against Coginchaug and Cromwell.

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