Jim Cross Track and Field Invitational
Ron Deliseo from Pittston Area won the Boy’s 300 meter hurdle event on Saturday afternoon at the 16th annual James Cross Track and Field Invitational Meet at Wilkes-Barre Memorial Stadium.
The junior hurdler ran a 39.9 second time for the win on a beautiful spring day in Wilkes-Barre. Temperatures reached 80 degrees.
In the girl’s 800 meter run Crestwood senior Hannah Coffin came in first with a winning time of 2:21
In the boy’s 800 meter run it was Joe “Will” Butkiewicz from Wyoming Valley West coming in first in 2:04.
Tess Sauer from Wilkes-Barre Meyers won the girl’s 200 meter dash in 26.6 seconds.
Mujahid Chesson from Wilkes-Barre Coughlin won the boy’s 200 meter dash in 22.6 seconds.
The boy’s high jump winner was a freshman from Northwest. Tyler Burger cleared 6 feet 2 inches. Tyler then failed on all three attempts at 6-4.
The girl’s long jump winner Quieterra Gross- the Wilkes-Barre GAR sophomore jumped 17 feet.