The innagural edition of the Massachusetts Scholastic Weight Throw Invitational was held Wednesday evening at the famous Reggie Lewis Center in Boston. Twelve athletes from across the Bay State competed and eight of them left with personal bests. Adrienne Thornton (John D. O’Bryant, Roxbury, MA) won the girl’s competition with a new personal best and state record throw of 48-06.75. On the boy’s side, Shawn Ferrell (Bishop Fenwick, Peabody, MA) won a close competition over Sean Enos (St. John’s Prep, Danvers, MA) with a personal best of 54-06.75. The competition was put together thanks to the hard work of Steve Vaitones and other volunteers.
2011 Massachusetts Scholastic Weight Throw Invitational First Annual - Hosted by USA Track & Field - New England Wednesday, February 23, 2011 Reggie Lewis Center, Boston Results - with home towns (and schools) Girls Weight Throw ================================================================ Name Year Team Finals ================================================================ 1 Adrienne Thornton Boston (O'Bryant) 48-06.75 PB (MA Record) 2 Katie Wilkinson Peabody (Bp.Fenwick) 38-11.00 PB 3 Kristina Moran Salem (Bp.Fenwick) 36-05.50 PB 4 Margaret Depley Lynn (Bp.Fenwick) 26-08.50 PB Boys Weight Throw ================================================================ Name Year Team Finals ================================================================ 1 Shawn Farrell Peabody (Bp.Fenwick) 54-06.75 PB 2 Sean Enos Lynnfield (St.Johns) 54-06.25 3 Gabriel Arcaro Burlington (Burlington) 49-00.00 PB 4 Scott Sheehan Lynnfield (St.Johns) 44-10.25 5 Joe Russo Peabody (Bp.Fenwick) 41-09.25 PB 6 Joe Hoffman Burlington (Burlington) 34-10.50 PB 7 Thabani Chibanda Burlington (Burlington) 28-10.75 PB 8 Jared Hoffman Burlington (Burlington) 16-06.75 Steve Vaitones Managing Director USA Track & Field - New England Association P.O.Box 1905 Brookline MA 02446-0016 Phone: 617 566 7600 Fax: 617 734 6322 firstname.lastname@example.org www.usatfne.org