Spring sports preview: Men’s track and field

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Megaphone Staff

Head coach: Mr. John O’Hara ‘02

Assistant coaches: Mr. Keith Hopkins, Mr. Brian Gross, Mr. Josiah Daniels, Mr. Joe Sander ‘10, Mrs. Erin Klott, Mr. Jason Moyars, Miss Katie Waggoner, Mr. Kyle Hocker, Mr. Mark Perlstein and Mr. Erik Autajay

Key returning athletes: Seniors PJ Avery, Nathan Fiedeldey, Toby Bradshaw, Kyle Pehlman, Collin Monesmith, Jake Langdon and Owen Wright; juniors Michael Page, Seth Mencer, Owen Wood, Chris Farah, Jerren Conway, Cole Brewer and Charlie Schenk.

Season opener: The team was scheduled to open the season on March 13 at the Hoosier South Relays at New Albany High School.

Notable meets: May 12 at Arsenal Tech for the City championship; May 20 at North Central for the Sectional; May 27 at North Central for Regional; and June 4 at the State Finals at a location to be determined.

From Coach O’Hara: “With a very strong and experienced group returning, the boys are looking to win their fourth City title in a row. After a tough 2020, the season looks to be promising with a lot of veterans and young talent.”