On Friday afternoon, the Finals for the Henlopen Conference Track & Field Championships were held at Dover High School. While the Caesar Rodney Riders took the boys championship and the Smyrna Eagles took the Lady’s crown there were still some impressive performances from local athletes.
The Sussex Tech Lady Ravens finished fourth overall behind Cape Henlopen, Caesar Rodney and Smyrna. Brianna Hall finished first in the 110m Hurdles and second in the 300m Hurdles to lead the way for Tech. Roxanne Ramirez finished second in the girls 1600m Run and was a part of the 4x800m Relay team from Sussex Tech that finished third.
The Ravens boys squad finished seventh overall on Friday, a respectable feat finishing behind some of the top squads in the state and within the conference.
Dylan Varrato was the standout for the Ravens finishing first in the boys 1600m Run.
The Golden Knights boys squad finished just behind their rival Sussex Tech in eighth place. The standout for Central was Kevin Simms who finished second in the 300m Hurdles.
The DIAA State Track & Field Championships are up next for state qualifiers this weekend at Caesar Rodney High School.