Indoor Track Cruises Along to Opening Win Over Saugus [PHOTOS]
The Peabody boys' and girls' track teams filled the field house at Peabody High School for their inaugural meet of the winter season.
Peabody High boys' and girls' track started off the indoor season this week both with wins against Northeastern Conference opponent Saugus.
The boys' squad outdid the Sachems, 67-14, with Zach Grube winning both the high jump and hurdles, along with Cole Behsman taking the shot, Matthew Faulker, Richie Fournier and Manny Viera paced each other to win the mile and Riley Dowd won the 2-mile.
On the girls' side, it was even better for the Lady Tanners with a 76-10 beating on Saugus. Amanda Nielson won the high jump, Pamela Zabala the shot put, Sarah Brennan-Athas the hurdles, Heather McLean in the 300m, Joeanne Frangais in the 600m, Sam Allen in the 1,000m, Laura Barrett won the mile and Gabby D'Avolio took the 2-mile.
The Tanners host Marblehead next Thursday (Dec. 22) at 6 p.m.