Nine first-place finishes power Clipper track team

A-L takes first in own five-team meet

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AMBOY – Nine first-place finishes powered the Amboy-LaMoille boys’ track team to a first-place win over three other teams in a quadrangular meet on May 2 at the AHS track.

The Clippers had two individual wins a pair of events. Robert Brittingham claimed the 100- and 200-meter dashes, while Thomas Stamberger won the 800- and 1600-meter runs. Other individual firsts went to Travis Eames in the 300-meter hurdles, Kyle Hunter in the shot put and Brady Becker in the discus.

A-L also raced to first in the 4x200 and 4x400 relays.

May 2

Amboy-LaMoille 125.5, Milledgeville-Eastland 92.5, Mendota 67, Hinckley-Big Rock 8, Earlville 8

A-L 1st place: Robert Brittingham, 100m dash, 11.75; Brittingham, 200m dash, 24.94; Thomas Stamberger, 800m run, 2:07.06; Stamberger, 1600m run, 5:06.85; Travis Eames, 300m hurdles, 44.8; 4x200m relay (Eames, Caleb Sarff, Austin Lundquist, Brittingham), 1:43.15; 4x400m relay (Eames, Sarff, Austin Norman, Stamberger), 4:01.62; Kyle Hunter, shot put, 42-9; Brady Becker, discus, 127-1

A-L 2nd place: Thomas Molln, 3200m run, 12:17.9; Norman, 300m hurdles, 50.31; 4x100m relay (Eames, Sarff, Lundquist, Brittingham), 50.35; Sarff, triple jump, 34-8.5; Lundquist, shot put, 41-3; Lundquist, discus, 122-11

A-L 3rd place: Hunter Walzer, 400m dash, 1:05.73

A-L 4th place: Zach O’Rourke, 200m dash, 27.38; Molln, 1600m run, 5:29.64; Walzer, long jump, 17-4; Becker, shot put, 37-8