Vikings Sparkle at County Championship!
UC Olympian Sydney McLaughlin didn’t compete at the county meet because she’s in Boston running the 400 leg on an all-star distance medley relay that will attempt to break the world record on Saturday at 5:35 p.m.
Chadwick, a junior, won the 55-meter dash in 7.12 and the 55 hurdles in 8.00 to help lead the Vikings to an 87-34 victory over runner-up Cranford. Lufrano won the 1,600 (5:29.56) and was third in the 3,200 (12:18.79). Williams finished first in the high jump (5-4 and placed fourth in the hurdles.
Also for the UC girls, freshman Leena Morant also had a big day by placing second in the 800 (2:20.03) and third in the 400 (59.67).
In the boys competition, Union Catholic was led by Nate Papachristos, first in the 3,200 (9:47.30) and second in the 1,600 (4:31.90). The Vikings placed second to Elizabeth, 73 ½-56.