Bellingham’s Benjamin Doucette, Squalicum’s Joshua Vail, and Sehome’s Kirby Overman and Drew Norvell each won two individual events in a boys’ track and field meet between the three schools on Thursday, March 19, at Civic Stadium.
Norvell threw a 146-foot, 1-inch mark in the discus and had a 52-02.75 in the shot put. Teammate Tyler Haggen also broke 50 feet in the shot put with a 50-04.75 in the team’s first meet. Overman won the 800 with a time of 2 minutes, 5.59 seconds, and was first in the 3,200 with a time of 10:34.3.
“I’m really proud of the all-around team effort for our first meet,” Sehome coach Kevin Ryan said in a phone interview.
Doucette won the 100 with an 11.38 and won the 300 hurdles with a 42.89. He was also part of the winning 4x100 relay team that ran a 44.44.
Vail won the high jump for Squalicum with a 5-04.00, and took first in the long jump with a 20-00.50.
Sehome won both its duals, 84-60 over Bellingham and 102-42 over Squalicum. Bellingham topped Squalicum 88-55
Bellingham’s next meet is Wednesday, March 25, at Lynden Christian, and Squalicum is at Blaine the same day. Sehome hosts a meet with Anacortes, Ferndale and Nooksack Valley at the same time at Civic Stadium.
At Civic Stadium
Team scores: Sehome 84, Bellingham 60; Sehome 102, Squalicum 42; Bellingham 88, Squalicum 55
100: Benjamin Doucette (Bellingham) 11.38; 200: Josiah Westbrook (Squalicum) 22.71; 400: Langston Engle (Sehome) 53.14; 800: Kirby Overman (Sehome) 2:05.59; 1,600: Colton Johnsen (Sehome) 4:36.4; 3,200: Kirby Overman (Sehome) 10:34.3; 110 hurdles: Tanner Aliff (Bellingham) 16.01; 300 hurdles: Benjamin Doucette (Bellingham) 42.89; 4x100: Bellingham (Tanner Aliff, Kalien Hayes, Isaiah White, Benjamin Doucette) 44.44; 4x400: Sehome (Quinn Iddins, Ian Whitehouse, Dawson Bowhay, Langston Engle) 3:39.17; Shot put: Drew Norvell (Sehome) 52-02.75; Discus: Drew Norvell (Sehome) 146-01; Javelin: Jakob Chamberlin (Bellingham) 132-03; High jump: Joshua Vail (Squalicum) 5-04.00; Kyle Hofstetter (Bellingham) 5-04.00; Pole vault: Justin Ho (Squalicum) 11-06.00; Long jump: Joshua Vail (Squalicum) 20-00.50; Triple jump: Kieran Lewis (Bellingham) 39-03.25.