The Northrop boys track and field team sits atop the team standings after the first day of competition Wednesday at the SAC Championships at North Side. The Bruins have a 40.5-26.5 lead over second-place Concordia.
Northrop's 3,200-meter relay team broke the SAC meet record by .35 seconds, running 8 minutes, 1.03 seconds. The old record was from Bishop Dwenger's 2012 team.
Wayne' s Xavier Ellington won the high jump (6 feet, 2 inches), Bishop Dwenger's Mike Garrett won pole vault (11-6) and Treyon Freeman of Concordia won shot put (48-10.5).
The Northrop and Bishop Dwenger girls teams are tied at 27 points apiece.
Bruins' Alicia Tiney-Williams won discus (123-2), Concordia won the 3,200 relay (9:40.21) and South Side's Alexis Grider won the long jump (17-8).
The remaining event finals are scheduled for 6 p.m. Friday.
BISHOP DWENGER 12, SOUTH SIDE 0: Olivia Tellez pitched a no-hitter, striking out six and tallied a home run, Olivia Dickerson hit a double and a home run and Emily Anglin had two doubles.
CONCORDIA 10, BISHOP LUERS 0: Cadets' Mariah Perez struck out nine and threw a no-hitter while Libby Hetler went 2 for 3, including a three-run homer.
DEKALB 165, CARROLL 178: At Bridgewater, Bailey Clark shot a 4-over 40 and Gabe Schenk and Seth Gramling each shot 41s to lead the Barons. Ben Jackson led the Chargers with a 41.
NORWELL 3, LEO 2: Breann Barger won 6-2, 6-3 at No. 1 singles over Emili Runstad, Molly Burton at No. 2 singles 6-2, 6-4 over Marisa Eberle and Madison Oakes and Sadie Mann at No. 1 doubles 6-4, 6-3 over Cassidy Boyce and Quinn Stanchin.
CARROLL 3, SOUTH BEND ST. JOSEPH 2: At Warsaw, Chargers' No. 1 doubles team of Mia Toscos and Lauren VanWyngarden pulled out a tight one over Nicole Pascual and Kayla Graham 1-6, 6-1, 10-7. St. Joe's Maddie Yergler won at No. 1 singles 6-0, 7-6 (1) over Sydney Jackson.
NORWELL 13, ADAMS CENTRAL 12: At Norwell, Caleb Kohler hit a walk-off single to lift the Knights. He finished 4 for 6 with two runs and Garrett Weybright went 1 for 4 with three runs and two RBI.