Blues shine at Sharon Anderson Memorial Meet

Photo by Varsity Blues
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Full Results

The University of Toronto Varsity Blues track and field team hosted their first home meet of 2018, the Sharon Anderson Memorial Meet, on Saturday, January 6 at the Athletic Centre Field House.
 
Sophomore standout Lucia Stafford won the women's 1500m in 4:25.19, over five seconds ahead of the second-place finisher.
 
Rookie Emily Branderhorst tied for second in the high jump, clearing 1.60m, while transfer student Tess McDonald finished second in the triple jump (11.35m).
 
Veteran Brittany Salmon was third in the pole vault, clearing 3.75m, while Michelle Corallo finished sixth in the women's 60m hurdles (9.46).
 
Anthony Kwan won the men's 60m hurdles in 8.55 seconds, followed by teammates Philippe Johns (8.78) and Steven Wilkens-Reeves (9.03).
 
Alexander Bimm placed second overall in both the 600m (1:22.92) and 1000m (2:31.85). Jake Carroll was fourth in the 1000m in 2:34.10.
 
In the field, Ezana Debalkew won the men's weight throw with a distance of 16.19m, while Kevin Kiezun placed second in the shot put, throwing 10.97m. Alex Lau earned a second-place finish in the men's pole vault, clearing 4.25m.

Source: varsityblues.ca