The track & field team had a busy weekend. This past Thursday, April 26, the frosh/soph team placed 3rd at the Evergreen Park Invitational. Event champions were Eddie Burke in the 3200; the 4×8 team of Charlie Fitzgerald, Matt Quattrocchi, Joseph Eloby, and Kevin Lynch; the 4×1 team of Jacquez Young, Dwayne Moorehead, Nehemiah Ray, and Willie Shaw; and the 4×4 team of Burke, Mikey Corcoran, Harrison Morg, and Fitzgerald.
The varsity team was at Sandburg for the Pete Struck Classic on Thursday. Tommy Gleeson won the 800, going under 2 minutes for the 1st time. Second place efforts came from Josh Boulanger in the triple jump and Marquise Kennedy in the high jump. Boulanger is currently ranked 9th in the state.
On Saturday, April 28, the entire team took part in the Friar Invite at Triton College. Event winners for the Crusaders were Ronan Dolan in the triple jump, Eddie Burke in the 1600, and Willie Shaw in both the 100 and 200. The frosh/soph team will compete in the Catholic League Championship at Concordia University on Thursday, May 3, while the varsity travels to Thornton on Friday, May 4.