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The Colchester High School boys’ and girls’ track and field teams took their first competitive steps, jumps, and throws since 2019 Tuesday when they competed in Essex’s Vacation Invitational.

The Lakers logged four first-place finishes in the meet that included five other schools. They added another six top-3 finishes that didn’t win the respective event.

Individual Laker results are below the photo gallery.

Boys’ Javelin Throw:

8th. Michael Harrington – 22.9m

15th. Drew Smith – 8.2m

Girls’ Javelin Throw:

1st. Elizabeth Shirk – 21.1m

3rd. Paxton Brigante – 17.4m

4th. Taylor Brousseau – 17.1m

6th. Kyla Lumbra – 13.1m

Boys’ Long Jump:

7th. Ryan Fetters – 4.67m

8th. Ray Lachance – 4.5m

Girls’ Shot Put

4th. Taylor Brousseau – 5.9m

7th. Paxton Brigante – 5.07m

7th. Kyla Lumbra – 5.07m

9th. Elizabeth Shirk – 5.04m

Boys’ Shot Put

3rd. Jacob Ring – 11.77m

9th. Michael Harrington – 8.16m

12th. Drew Smith – 7.07m

Girls’ High Jump:

1st. Ryleigh Garrow – 1.42m

Boys’ High Jump:

2nd. Jackson Miller – 1.63m

4th. Ray Lachance – 1.32m

Boys’ Discus Throw:

7th. Jacob Ring – 25.5m

11th. Michael Harrington – 20.18m

14th. Drew Smith – 12.78m

Girls’ Discus Throw:

1st. Paxton Brigante – 17.9m

5th. Elizabeth Shirk – 16.46m

9th. Kyla Lumbra – 14.04m

11th. Taylor Brousseau – 12.54m

Girls’ 100 Meter Dash:

14th. Lyla Rivers – 16.99

Boys’ 100 Meter Dash:

4th. Brady Tarte – 11.84

7th. Jackson Miller – 12.46

12th. Piotr Babyuk – 13.01

16th Ryan Fetters – 13.22

16th. Joseph Klemm – 13.22

18th. JP Habyalimana – 13.23

19th. Ray Lachance – 13.38

Boys’ 1500 Meter Run:

2nd. Thomas Buckley – 4:28.56

Boys’ 400 Meter Dash:

2nd. Jackson Miller – 55.21

4th. Brady Tarte – 56.11

5th. Joseph Klemm – 57.62

11th. Ryan Fetters – 1:02.05

15th. JP Habyalimana – 1:03.97

Girls’ 200 Meter Dash:

11th. Lyla Rivers – 37.30

Boys’ 200 Meter Dash:

3rd. Brady Tarte – 24.70

10th. JP Habyalimana – 27.32

11th. Ryan Fetters – 27.92

13th. Piotr Babyuk – 28.18

Boys’ 3000 Meter Run:

1st. Thomas Buckley – 9:41.48

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