Track: Colbert breaks school record again at Yale Invitational

Chris Colbert had two top-three finishes, and set a new Wilton High boys indoor track record for 300 meters, to highlight Wilton’s performance at the 36th Yale Interscholastic Track Classic on Friday and Saturday in New Haven.

Colbert was second in the boys 300 meters (Connecticut) with a time of 35.36, breaking the school record of 35.46 he set in December. It was the third time he’s broken the record since last season.

Colbert also placed third in the 400 meters with a time of 50.2.

On the girls side, the top Wilton finish was turned in by freshman Shelby Dejana, who finished 26th (out of a field of 123) in the 300 meters with a time of 44.46.

Results for Wilton were:


300 meters (Connecticut)

2. Chris Colbert 35.36

400 meters

3. Christ Colbert 50.2

3000 meters

265. Nick Ivanov 10:28

55m hurdles

66. Richard Dineen 9.38

Distance medley relay (Connecticut)

12. Wilton (Tyler Daher, Grant Jones, James Sweeney, Sam Mangino), 3:39.4

4x200 relay (over 600)

31. Wilton (Tyler Daher, Grant Jones, Luca Wentzel, Wooder Thoby), 1:39.19


3000 meters

167. Lizzie Lynch 12:02.49

227. Patricia Dineen 13:08.87

300 meters

26. Shelby Dejana 44.46 8

44. Anna Sherman 45.31 13

64. Andreen Reid 46.41 9

4x800 relay (Connecticut)

17. Wilton (Patricia Dineen, Erin McMorris, Maggie Fiesel, Eliza Snyder), 11:45.94

4x200 relay (over 600)

32. Wilton (Andreen Reid, Tatum Kelly, Shelby Dejana, Anna Sherman), 1:55.82

4x400 relay (over 600)

24. Wilton (Lily Kealy, Maggie Fiesel, Carly Sullivan, Claudia Nanez), 4:36.81

4x800 relay (over 600)

27. Wilton (Morgan McCormick, Lily Kealy, Bianca Reuter, Lizzie Lynch), 11:39.86