Brett Russell ran a school record time of 2:40.02 in the 1,000-meter run, leading the Springville-Griffith Institute indoor track and field team at the team championship meet Saturday at Houghton College.
Russell’s school record time gave him sixth place in the 1,000. Teammate Jared Hecht ran for fifth in the 1,600 (4:38.47).
The Griffins’ boys 800-meter relay team of Mike Evans, Charlie DiGangi, Nate Cudney and Noah Greene had a season-best time at 1:47.98. The 1,600 relay (Russell, Hecht, Evans, DiGangi) ran a 8:46.68.
Personal records for the SGI boys included Nate Cudney in the 55 hurdles (9.64) and Zach Scime in the weight throw (44-feet-10.5-inches).
Scime also recorded a 34-2.5 shot put throw. DiGangi ran a :39.59 in the 300 and Greene a 1:44.18 in the 600.
The SGI girls team’s 1,600-meter relay team of Jaime Dickinson, Sonya Krezmien, Evelyn Smith and Emily Schlemmer ran a season-best time of 4:31.10. The 800 relay (Dickinson, Sydney Wittmer, Smith, Schlemmer) ran a 2:00.6.
Janay Ghani ran the 55-meter dash in 8.0 seconds. Wittmer timed in at 11.05 in the 55 hurdles.
In the 300, Smith had a personal record at :44.62 and Ghani timed in at :45.65.
Dickinson ran a 1:49.11 in the 600.
Krezmien had a personal record in the 1,000 at 3:19.79.
Marinna Heichberger threw a 32-feet-9.5-inch weight throw and a 31-feet-3-inch shot put.