A great night of athletics on Friday night at Lakeside Stadium, where finally the program allowed for anyone that wanted to have a good at an event, had the chance to actually do so. Despite numbers being low across the board there were some great SKAAC performances.
Thomas Scroggie going under 2 minutes in the 800m was the highlight of the night stopping the clock with a well deserved PB of 1:58.9
Aidan Leiner had a massive 80cm PB in the Triple Jump with 10.28m.
The Cornwell brothers were EVERYWHERE, Gabe tackling the hammer for the first time and throwing 19.43, missing the Under 13 Club record by 1cm, clearing 1.30m in the High Jump, running a 33.07sec 200m and finishing with a 7.09m Shot Put. John a 29.49 200m, a 7.33m Shot Put and a 9.11m Triple Jump.
Lauren McGarry extended her own Under13-18 Hammer throw Club Record to 37.34m. She later threw 10.66m in the Shot Put.
Amanda Pang ran the 200m in 28.25
Rounding out the Women’s performances was Alessia Acquaro in the 200m stopping the clock in 30.91
Marcus Osman is a fantastically consistent performer in the Under 20 age group, and ran the 200m in 25.00, cleared 8.67 in the Triple and he was joined in the 200m by Massimo Acquaro 22.95
Harvey Connor had a big night (Pole (3.25m) , High Jump (1.75m), Shot Put (9.51m) and finished with an 800m (2:12.2) at coach Cain’s behest.
Adam McGarry helped himself to a Pole Vault PB of 2.30m
Dylan Johnson provided the top end performance that indicates a big season with 15.55 in the Triple Jump and Jackson Jacotine with 10.84m9.32
SKC star thrower Charlie O’Connell had an invitational throw in the Shot achieving 13.61m
At Geelong the results for the juniors were similarly stunning.
Joel Imbriano breaking the 2000m walk club record in every age group from Under 13-20 inclusive, stopping the clock at 10.24.49 (a 57 second PB)
The Imbriano family all did 1500m’s Dino 5:07.07, Joel 5:44.30 and Glen 7:42.32. The trio also backed up into the 100m with a father-son dead heat Dino & Joel both equal at 17.24 with Glen not far behind in 18.14. The 400m was next Dino 65.42, Joel 83.46 and Glen 1:42.86. Javelin Dino 22.75m and Joel 14.02m. Shot Put Dino 5.19m, Joel 5.09m and Glen 3.24 Long jump rounded out a big day Dino 4.09m, and not much between Joel 3.02m and Glen 2.96m.
Lincoln Mah a 1500m in 5:02.4
Amanda Pang 13.69m for the 100m.
Conor Fry a PB for the flat 400m in 48.65sec
Harvey Conor a 29.84m Discus