Rey leads Hillbillies at Fredonia State

OBSERVER Staff Report

Fredonia’s Diego Rey just couldn’t let the year of 2018 end without another win under his belt.

Rey finished first in the 1,000m with a time of 2:43.39 during Fredonia’s indoor track meet at Fredonia State on Saturday.

In addition to Rey, Fredonia’s Emily Brown took home a pair of podium finishes, placing second in the 1,500m in 5:06.49 and third in the 300m in 46.06. Hessen Bahgat also finished third for Fredonia, in the pole vault with 11-feet-6-inches.

Other notable finishes for Fredonia in the top ten for the boys were Andrew Camp’s sixth place finish in the high jump with a personal best of 5-feet, Kevin Redfield’s 10th place finish in the 600m in 1:40.56, and a pair of top 10 finishes by Andrew Kennedy, who took sixth in the 300m in 42.89 and eighth in the 55m in 7.32.

A pair of Fredonia girls each placed in the top 10 of multiple events, as well. Ashlyn Ambrose finished sixth in the 1,500m in 5:50.41 and eighth in the 1,000m in 3:29.9. Kelly Lucas also finished eighth in the 600m with a personal best time of 1:55.64, as well as a 10th place finish in the high jump with 4-feet-2-inches.