On Thursday, June 5, members of the spring track teams will compete in the Meet of Champions, looking to take home crowns and be named the best in their event.
Sophomore , coming off her 800-meter win in the Morris County Championships, qualified for the final tournament at sectionals as she second in the 1,600 meter runs. Cochrane also qualified for the 800-meter by finishing sixth at sectionals.
Cochrane’s teammate, senior , also qualified for the Meet of Champions by placing sixth in the 3,200 meter race at sectionals, taking 15 seconds off her personal best time.
Junior Carli Thurber also grabbed a wild card spot for the Meet of Champions’ discus event.
Sophomore will also compete in the high jump.
On the boys side, Nick Hauser will join the ladies at the event and compete in the shot put.
The Meet of Champions will begin at 3:30 p.m. Thursday at Old Bridge High School in Matawan.