High School Sports

Philipsburg-Osceola sweeps field events in track win

Philipsburg-Osceola used its dominance in the jumping and throwing events, winning 97-45 over St. Joseph’s Catholic Academy on Thursday.

Nick Patrick (pole vault, triple jump), Dane Soltys (high jump, long jump) and Michael Shimmel (discus, javelin) each took two events for the hosts. Derek Moore recorded victories in the 400-meter dash (55.34 seconds) and the 200-meter dash (25.18), while Payton Moore took both the 110 hurdles (17.52) and 300 hurdles (43.21).

The Wolves took the 3,200 relay (8:50.28) and the 1,600 relay (3:54.43). Michael Peters captured the 800-meter run in 2:07.06, while Austin Emel crossed in 11.78 seconds to take the 100-meter dash.