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Posted: Friday, May 3, 2013 7:30 pm

For once, the weather cooperated for the Borgia track program.

The Knights and Lady Knights hosted the Archdiocesan Athletic Association varsity meet Tuesday with both teams finishing fourth.

On the girls side, Borgia scored 84 points to finish behind Lutheran St. Charles (140), St. Dominic (113) and Rosati-Kain (90).

“There were lots of positives,” Borgia girls Coach Stacia Parsell said. “The weather probably helped.”

Borgia finished in front of Cardinal Ritter (81), Duchesne (62), Kennedy (49), Trinity (37), DuBourg (17) and O’Fallon Christian (17).

St. Dominic won the boys meet with 116.75 points while Cardinal Ritter was second at 107 and O’Fallon Christian took third at 79.5 points.

Borgia was fourth at 71.75 points and was followed by Duchesne (57), Trinity (53), DuBourg (51), Lutheran St. Charles (42), Kennedy (41) and St. Mary’s (31).

“We look for them to continue to improve as we head to districts,” Borgia boys Coach Bill Stevison said. “Our district will be tough for our seniors, Luke Schriewer and Casey Kuchem, but we don’t doubt their desire and determination. We look forward to practicing with them for a few more weeks still.”

Girls Meet

Two Borgia girls, juniors Katie Eime and Emily Grahl, won event titles. Many others scored points.

Eime won the high jump by clearing 4-10.

“Katie Eime has really made progress in her jumps,” Parsell said. “She jumped her best of the season in the long jump.”

Grahl won the 800-meter run in a time of 2:20.42.

“Emily Grahl posted her best 800-meter time of the season,” Parsell said. “She has been working very hard and wants to get back to the state meet.”

Senior Katie Lindemann finished second in the discus with a throw of 97-2.

“Katie Lindemann keeps adding to her medal total,” Parsell said. “She knows she is in a strong district but is going to do everything she can do to keep improving.”

Grahl finished second in the 1,600-meter run in a time of 5:32.26, an improvement of just under 28 seconds from her seed time.

Sophomore Allie Marquart cleared 7-0 to place third in the high jump.

Freshman Megan Jensen placed third in the shot put with a throw of 30-4.

Junior Baylee Godat ran third in the 300-meter low hurdles in a time of 52.27.

Borgia’s 1,600-meter relay team of Ashton Dietrich, Molly Godat, Grahl and Taylor Nadler placed third in 4:25.52.

Sophomore Claire Korba went over at 6-6 to end fifth in the pole vault.

Eime finished fifth in the long jump with a top distance of 15-5.25.

Baylee Godat was fifth in the 100-meter high hurdles in 18.64.

Boys Meet

The Knights captured one event title in the meet and had a number of other scoring finishes.

Borgia’s team of Max Fry, Jack Hellebusch, Ben Meyer and Cole Rembecki won the 400-meter relay in a time of 47.65. Rembecki is a junior while Meyer is a sophomore and the other two are freshmen.

“Our young guys even got a taste of success in our 400-meter and 800-meter relays,” Stevison said.

Borgia senior Casey Kuchem captured second-place finishes in both of the throwing events.

Kuchem was second in the discus with a throw of 130-7, just over a foot behind the winner.

In the shot put, Kuchem’s top throw was 38-2.

“Casey Kuchem continued to improve in the shot and discus, and we feel confident that with a solid week of practice (weather permitting) we can get him to a competitive level for districts,” said Stevison.

The Knights placed second in the 800-meter relay, turning a time of 1:37.8. Running were Matt Eggert, Jack Hellebusch, Ben Meyer and Luke Schriewer.

Schriewer, a senior, was third in the 400-meter dash in a time of 53.13.

Junior Cameron Rolff placed fourth in the 400-meter dash in 53.85.

“Luke Schriewer (400-meter dash and 200-meter dash) posted his best times of the year, as did Cameron Rolf (400-meter dash),” Stevison said.

Grant Broeder continued his string of scoring finishes, placing fifth in the triple jump at 36-10.75.

Sophomore Joe Tochtrop finished fifth in the 300-meter intermediate hurdles in a time of 47.68.

Schriewer was fifth in the 200-meter dash finals, clocking a time of 24.24.

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Area Scoreboard

62nd Annual Borgia Pepsi Thanksgiving Tournament

Blue Division

Pool 1

McCluer North

Normandy

Carnahan

Pool 2

Cardinal Ritter

Pacific

Rockwood Summit

Gold Division

Pool 1

CBC

Soldan

Washington

Pool 2

Borgia

North Tech

Union

Monday, Nov. 24

CBC 77, Washington 52

Tuesday, Nov. 25

Cardinal Ritter vs. Rockwood Summit, PPD

Washington 63, Soldan 62

Borgia 83, Union 50

Wednesday, Nov. 26

Carnahan 71, Normandy 46

Pacific 64, Rockwood Summit 22

North Tech 67, Union 37

Thursday, Nov. 27

McCluer North 95 Carnahan 68

CBC 82, Soldan 55

Borgia 50, North Tech 45

Friday, Nov. 28

McCluer North 93, Normandy 39

Pacific 70, Cardinal Ritter 57

Saturday, Nov. 29

Blue Consolation — Rockwood Summit 47, Normandy 38

Gold Consolation — Soldan 78, Union 59

Gold Third Place — North Tech 63, Washington 57

Blue Third Place — Cardinal Ritter 71, Carnahan 46

Blue Championship — McCluer North 64, Pacific 58 (OT)

Gold Championship — CBC 67, Borgia 66

Boys Basketball

Monday, Dec. 8

Lutheran S 64, St. Clair 48

Borgia 61, Carnahan 51

Tuesday, Dec. 9

Lafayette 44, Washington 35

Friday, Dec. 12

Potosi 72, St. Clair 45

*Washington 69, Ft. Zumwalt North 65

Montgomery Co 62, New Haven 61

*St. Mary’s at Borgia    6:45 p.m.

Bourbon 75, Union 74

Glendale 63, Pacific 46

Saturday, Dec. 13

New Haven 46, Barat 40

Nixa 56, Pacific 46

Tuesday, Dec. 16

*Pacific 70, New Haven 35

*Hermann 67, St. Clair 49

*Ft. Zumwalt South 61, Washington 50

*Union 81, St. James 74

Friday, Dec. 19

*Owensville at St. Clair    4 p.m.

Washington vs. Parkway Central, GAC/Suburban Shootout, St. Charles Family Arena, 5:30 p.m.

*St. James at New Haven    6 p.m.

*Pacific at Union    7 p.m.

Saturday, Dec. 20

Sullivan Shootout

Owensville vs. Rockwood Summit, 11:30 a.m.

St. Clair vs. Lindbergh, 1 p.m.

Jefferson City vs. Jackson, 2:30 p.m.

Washington vs. Lutheran South, 4 p.m.

Borgia vs. Poplar Bluff, 5:30 p.m.

Sullivan vs. Affton, 7 p.m.

Girls Basketball

Saturday, Dec. 6

Cor Jesu 63, Borgia 60

New Haven 46, Moberly 39

Monday, Dec. 8

Pacific 73, Rolla 40

St. Clair 68, Dixon 37

Washington 54, New Haven 15

Tuesday, Dec. 9

*Borgia 59, Rosati-Kain 38

Union 53, Northwest 44

Thursday, Dec. 11

*Borgia 60, Notre Dame 53

Union 81, Bourbon 53

Friday, Dec. 12

New Haven 45, Principia 30

*Washington 59, Ft. Zumwalt North 32

Saturday, Dec. 13

West Plains 76, Pacific 37

Monday, Dec. 15

*Pacific 46, New Haven 28

*St. Clair 59, Hermann 50

*St. James 64, Union 37

Sullivan Tournament

Cuba 48, Principia 27

Borgia 68, Patriettes 29

Sullivan 56, Pattonville 43

Owensville 78, Farmington 54

Wednesday, Dec. 17

Sullivan Tournament

Farmington 61, Pattonville 39

Sullivan 68, Owensville 64

Principia 55, St. Louis Patriettes 42

Borgia 56, Cuba 38

Thursday, Dec. 18

*St. James 72, New Haven 21

*Union 49, Pacific 48

Friday, Dec. 19

Washington at Francis Howell    7 p.m.

Sullivan Tournament

Seventh Place — Pattonville vs. St. Louis Patriettes, 4 p.m.

Consolation — Farmington vs. Principia, 5:30 p.m.

Third Place — Owensville vs. Cuba, 7 p.m.

Championship — Borgia vs. Sullivan, 8:30 p.m.

Saturday, Dec. 20

Union at Waynesville    5 p.m.

Wrestling

Monday, Dec. 8

Maplewood 48, Borgia 30

Brentwood 47, Borgia 36

Winfield 48, St. Clair 36

St. Clair 42, St. James 40

Tuesday, Dec. 9

Pacific 55, North County 10

Jackson 63, Washington 12

Farmington 63, Washington 6

Wednesday, Dec. 10

Borgia 36, Lutheran St. Charles 34

Winfield 54, Borgia 30

Thursday, Dec. 11

Union 72, Ft. Zumwalt East 9

Union 52, Principia 30

Union 54, Winfield 27

Saturday, Dec. 13

Union Tournament    9 a.m.

Borgia at McCluer S-Berkeley Tny    9 a.m.

Pacific at Farmington Tny    9 a.m.

Tuesday, Dec. 16

Owensville 61, St. Clair 16

Union 48, Owensville 27

Union 65, St. Clair 18

Friday, Dec. 19

Washington at Raytown S Tny    TBA

Union at Cape Central Tny    TBA

Pacific at Ft. Zumwalt E Tny    TBA

Saturday, Dec. 20

Washington at Raytown S Tny    TBA

Union at Cape Central Tny    TBA

Pacific at Ft. Zumwalt E Tny    TBA

Girls Swimming

Monday, Dec. 8

Washington at Eureka    4:30 p.m.

Tuesday, Dec. 9

Washington at Nerinx Hall    4 p.m.

LSC/OFC 134, Borgia 101, St. Dominic 83

Monday, Dec. 15

Borgia at Notre Dame (Forest Park)    4 p.m.

Kennedy 88, Washington 84

Wednesday, Dec. 17

Lindbergh 128, Washington 48

*Conference Games

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