Ascension Catholic Track Team Competes at Regionals

Allison B. Hudson

The Ascension Catholic Track team competed at the 1-A Regional Track Meet on Wednesday, April 27. The Boys team finished in 2nd place behind White Castle High School. The boys were led by Senior Taylor Cavalier who was 1st place in the 800 meter Run (2:02) and 2nd place in the 1600 meter Run (4:48). Cavalier also joined with teammates David LeBlanc, Kade Steib, and Collin Rowland to win 1st place in the Boys 4 x 400 meter relay (3:37). Other State meet qualifiers were: Zach Capello who finished 1st in the 3200 meter Run (10:21),David LeBlanc who was 3rd in the 400 meter Run (53.7), Josh Longnecker who was 3rd in the Javelin (152' 7"), and Josh Traigle who was 3rd in the Pole Vault (10' 6"). The Girls team finished in 11th place. Leading the Girls was Madison Canatella who qualified for the State meet by finishing 1st place in the pole vault (8' 6"). The above qualifiers will now all compete at the LHSAA State meet on Friday, May 6 at LSU in Baton Rouge.