Vannessa Williams took home first place honors in the shot put and earned a pace in the Western Mass championship meet, but the girls indoor track team dropped their meet on Friday up at Smith College. Gabby Harris was second overall and had another Western Mass qualifying distance in the long jump. Michaela Denson finished second in the shot put and now must wait to see if her distance can get her an invitation to the championship meet.
For the boys Michael Giraud-Budd, Antonio Rivera, Siare Barklow, Elijah Nixon, and Ethan Wells each recorded personal bests on Friday.
The wrestlers took three of their four team matches on Saturday.
This is a big week for athletic events. Today we have the boys freshmen basketball team entertaining Tantasqua here at 4:00 PM, while the girls jv and varsity basketball teams travel to Granby for an important league game. Tomorrow Aaron Williams tries to get his 1000th career point as the guys host Minnechaug with the jv tip at 5;30 and the varsity at 7:00 PM. Tomorrow the boys freshmen travel to Minnechaug for a 4:00 PM game.
Wednesday is senior night for your wrestlers as they host South Hadley at 7:00 PM and on Thursday the girls jv and varsity basketball teams host Monson beginning at 5:30 PM.
We round out this week with the boys freshmen basketball team entertaining West Springfield at 4:00 PM on Friday and the jv and varsity traveling to West Side for a night time double header.