Mawhirter, Edison boys' 3200 team place second; Gennari 3rd in long jump

Athletes in five different events placed in the top eight in their respective field event during Division II competition Friday morning.
Fandy.com Staff
Jun 7, 2013

Perkins' Aaron Mawhirter finished second in the boys' shot put at 59-5.25.

Waverly's Dylan Dyke took the top spot at 62-5.

In the boys' 3200 relay, Edison's quartet of Dallas Risner, Lucas Wallace, Clay Goodwin and Stephen Shephard ran a personal record 7:49.98, but lost out to Cuyahoga Valley Christian Academy's 7:48.88 for first place.

Port Clinton's Cody Smith notched fourth in the boys' shot put at 55-6.25.

St. Mary Central Catholic's Kennedy Gennari finished third in the Division III girls' long jump at 17-0.50, breaking her own and the school record.

Columbus International's Timia Easley won with an 18-1.

In the girls' high jump, Vermilion's Hannah Bartlome posted third at 5-3.

Celina's Michaela Wenning placed first at 5-4.

The Division II boys' long jump saw a fourth from Clyde's Damien Coborn, who checked in at 21-11.25.

Orange's Will Carter notched first at 23-4.

Margaretta's Austin Moore collected sixth in the Division III high jump at 6-4.

Fairlawn's Trey Everett captured the top spot at 6-6.

And Western Reserve's Kasey Clouse finished seventh in the Division II girls' discus at 119-3.

Liberty-Benton's Alex DeVincentis won with a 134-5.

And St. Paul's Michael Griffin ended up eighth in the Division III long jump at 21-2.75

Lima Central Catholic's Mykale Rogers finished first at 22-6.75.

The state track and field tournament in Columbus continues today and Saturday.