Kaneland boys get fifth at Kane Co.

By on May 14, 2009

Boys track took to the track at West Aurora High School for the Kane County Mee,t now in its 10th decade.

At the end of Friday’s gathering, the Knights went home with 62 points and fifth place. The host Blackhawks won the event with 101.5 points, followed by Geneva (78), Batavia (77.5) and Marmion Academy (74).

Logan Markuson had perhaps the most productive evening in Knights garb. The senior won first in the 300 meter high hurdles at 39.52 seconds. Markuson also earned third in the pole vault with a 14 foot try and managed third in the 110m intermediate hurdles at 15.26 seconds.

The 4x100m relay squad managed a third place with a 43.87 effort.

Nick Sinon goes into the homestretch of the season on a high note with a first-place nod in the high jump (6-8), while Taylor Andrews finished second in the 110m hurdles at 15.26.

Awaiting the boys track troop is the third annual Western Sun Conference meet scheduled for Friday, May 15, at Batavia High School.