Boys Varsity Track & Field
Columbus North freshman Matt Newell and Reese Kilbarger-Stumpff each excelled in the New Balance Outdoor Scholastic National Track & Field Championships on Saturday (June 15) at Greensboro, N.C.
Newell placed third in the Boys Freshman Mile with a time of 4:27.43, while Kilbarger-Stumpff finished fifth in the same race in 4:28.00. Marco Langon of Raritan, N.J., won the race in 4:23.18.
Two Columbus eighth-graders, Sam Hobbeheydar and Clayton Guthrie, competed well in the Junior High Mile. Hobbeheydar placed 28th in 4:56.63 and Guthrie placed 29th in 4:56.76. Elliott McArthur of Arden Hills, Minn., won the race in 4:30.49.