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Boys Outdoor Track Team Wins Class S State Championship

Canton Comes In First Of 47 Teams.

The Canton High School Boys Varsity Outdoor Track Team has won the Class S State Championship, parents and students have told Patch. 

The meet was held at Veterans Stadium in New Britain Thursday.  Of 18 events, Canton came in with 67 points, while Northwest Catholic was second with 60.

Gold medal winners included David Kucia in the men’s 110 Meter Hurdles with a preliminary score of 15.50 and a final score of 15.10 and 10 points. Also taking first in the men’s shot put finals was Dylan Smith, with a distance of 49-09.50. 

Scott June 03, 2011 at 12:23 PM
Great job kids!!! And all without any track. Let's go town and build a track for these kids so they have some place to practice . This towns cheapness is sad.
Valerie Lochner June 03, 2011 at 05:45 PM
Congratulations to the kids and their coaches! They are a great group who work very hard with very little, but a lot of heart! They truly are the "Jamaican Bobsled Team" of Track & Field. They earned their championship as a team. They have many good athletes and a few standouts, but overall it is our depth as a team, in all of the events, that won us the title! I hope they receive the accolades that are deserved!

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