High School Highlights: New Trier track relays find first in Huntley as spring sports get underway
A summary of preps sports competition from area schools over the past week. Send scores and highlights to firstname.lastname@example.org.
New Trier 1, Warren 0
Annie Paden scored the lone goal in the Trevians’ season-opening win on Wednesday, March 15, in Northfield.
Loyola 0, Lane Tech 0
The Ramblers battled to a draw in their season-opener on Tuesday, March 14,
BOYS WATER POLO
New Trier bested Andrew (21-1), Mundelein (18-1), Oak Park (16-5) and St. Ignatius (17-0) en route to the tournament championship on Saturday, March 11.
Loyola Academy finished with two wins (Andrew, 13-8; Homewood-Flossmoor 10-8) and two losses (St. Rita, 7-5; St. Ignatius, 11-2) in the two-day tournament.
GIRLS WATER POLO
New Trier kicked off its season with a 3-0 mark in the Saturday, March 11 tourney. The Trevians topped Taft (21-4), Barrington (18-1) and Elk Grove (9-2) on the day.
GIRLS TRACK AND FIELD
Huntley Indoor Invitational
Katie Sarnoff, Gabby Manzano, Anna Rivera and Carly McConnell placed first in the 4-by-400-meter relay for New Trier and teammates Clare Finnigan, Kate Forbes, Josie Cahill and Eva Scarborough won the 4-by-800 relay on Saturday, March 11.
Manzano added a second-place finish in the long jump (5.18 meters) and third in triple jump (11.04 meters) for the Trevians.
BOYS TRACK AND FIELD
Highland Park 77, Deerfield 46
Nate Wehner, Barak Goldstein and Brian Hatoum finished 1-2-3 in the mile run (1,600 meters) to pace the Giants to a victory on Saturday, March 11.
Doug Anderson won the 200- and 400-meter dashes for the Giants, and Larry Jenkins (shot put) and Russell Czerwinski (high jump) picked up wins in the field.
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