North Tahoe track and field | Lakers net top finishes at Carson Invite |

North Tahoe track and field | Lakers net top finishes at Carson Invite

Shannon Litz / Sun News ServiceNorth Tahoe freshman Alex Bourriague leaps to a fifth-place finish in the JV boysand#8217; long jump at the Carson Invitational on Saturday, April 16.

North Tahoe varsity and junior varsity boys recorded a number of top-five finishes at the Carson Invitational track meet this past Saturday.

Senior Brett Roberts posted the top finish of the day for the Lakers, as he tied with four others for second place in the high jump, clearing the bar at 5 feet, 8 inches. Daytonand#8217;s Kage Walker won the event at 6 feet, 2 inches.

Roberts also was part of the 4×100 relay team, along with Jonathan Adams, Trevor Trimm and Chris Hoffman, that finished third in their race with a time of 47.17 seconds.

Adams finished fifth in the 100-meter dash, posting a time of 11.88 seconds, while Hugo Ramirez was fifth in the 3,200 (2-mile) with a time of 11:11.96 and 15th in the 1,600 (1-mile) in 5:10.31.

Griffin Lancaster placed sixth in the 300-meter hurdles with a time of 48.95.

John Baker finished 14th in the 400 and 22nd in the 800, Luke Funicella was 21st in the 400, and Trimm was 14th in the long jump.

In the JV boysand#8217; competition, North Tahoe freshman Alex Bourriague placed third in both the 110-meter hurdles (19.88) and the 300 hurdles (49.81) and was fifth in the long jump with a leap of just over 17 feet. Brandon Hackett was fourth just behind Bourriague in the 110 hurdles.

Bourriague also was on the 4×400 relay team that placed third in 4:19.59, along with Peter Holmes, Noah McDermott and Sean McDermott. The McDermotts also teamed up with Dominic Antonucci and Mark Heisinger to finish fourth in the 4×800, posting a time of 10:14.25.

Individually, Sean McDermott took third in the high jump, clearing the bar at 5 feet, 2 inches, and was ninth in the long jump, while Noah McDermott placed fifth in the 800 with a time of 2:24.52 and was eighth in the 1,600.

Heisinger and Antonucci finished sixth and eighth, respectively, in the 1,600, and Holmes was 14th in the 1,600. Antonucci was 13th in the 800 and Holmes 14th.

The JV 4×800 relay team of both McDermotts, Antonucci and Heisinger finished fourth in 10:14.25.

In the team results, the North Tahoe varsity boys were 13th out of 17 schools, while the JV boys were fifth out of 10 schools. North Tahoeand#8217;s girls didnand#8217;t record team scores, as only Sammi Schulte and Carly Leininger (16th in the 800, 18th in the 1,600) were listed on the results.

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