Boothbay's Ames, Wiscasset's Harrington score at state meet

Mon, 06/07/2021 - 10:00am

Kayden Ames, a sophomore at Boothbay Region High School, took third place in the shot put and sixth place in the discus at the state Class C track meet in Brewer on Saturday, June 5. Also, Josie Harrington of Chop Point School, competing with the Wiscasset Middle High School, tied for third place with two others in the high jump at the meet, according to Maine Principals Association results.

Ames put the shot 41 feet, .25 inches. The winning toss was achieved by Gavin Billings of Bucksport, 47-01. In the discus, Ames' throw was 125-11. Jared Martin of Monmouth won the event with a throw of 137-08.

The winning girls high jump was done by Rose Jenkins of Kents Hill, 5-05.