Tell City boys tie Boonville

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By Larry Goffinet

BOONVILLE - Kyle Kessinger and Zach Avallone each won four events to lead Tell City to a 66-66 tie with Boonville in boys track Thursday.

Kessinger won the 100-meter dash in 11.48 seconds, the 200 in 23.30, and the 400 in 52.9.

He teamed with Avallone, Dalton Sweeney and Spencer Sandage to win the 1600 relay.

Avallone also won the long jump at 18 feet, 11 inches and both hurdles races.

He ran the 110 high hurdles in 16.15 and the 300 intermediate hurdles in 40.92.

Sandage won two other races for the Marksmen, running the 800 in 2:11 and the 1600 in 4:57.

The Marksmen swept all three places in the 1600, with Sweeney taking second and Jordan Alvey third.

They also swept the high hurdles with Brad Brinksneader placing second and David McDaniel third.

They capture all three places in the 400 as well, with Patrick Swayne second and Ryan Henrickson third.

Alvey placed second in the 3200 and McDaniel was third in the long jump.

Other Tell Citians placing third were Tyler Dauby in the 300 hurdles, Greg Hollinden in the 800, Nathan Ramsey in the 200, Jeremy Kellems in the 3200, and Tyler Henning in the discus

Tell City, 13-7-1, will compete in the PAC meet at Gibson Southern Thursday at 5:30 p.m.