The qualifying members of the Darien High girls track and field team competed in the CIAC State Open Meet at Willowbrook Park in New Britain against the best high school athletes in Connecticut. Here were the Darien scorers:
? High jump: Tying for 15th were teammates Catherine Lacy and Leah Hotchkiss at 4 feet 10 inches;
? Javelin: 9th place, Victoria Kominek made her second-best throw ever, 108 feet 2 inches;
? Pole Vault: 3rd place, Eliz Crafford, 11 feet 0 inches; 13th place, Lee Bolton, 9 feet 6 inches;
? 4 x 800 relay: 4th place, 9:29.85; Amanda Dobler, 2:22.2; Caroline Weihs, 2:24.4; Katie Donovan, 2:26.2; Megan Keane, 2:16.8. The team broke its own school record of 9:32.46 set in the FCIAC championships May 24.
? 1,600 meters: 12th place, Grace Loh bettered her own personal mark with a 5:15.87;
? 800 meters: 9th place, Megan Keane, 2:19.74;
? 4 x 400 relay: 10th place, 4:04.97; Dobler, 61.5; Keane, 61.9; Wynne, 62.5; Crafford, 58.9.
Crafford will go on to compete in the New England Championships in the pole vault Saturday, June 11, in Burlington, Vt.
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