The Searsport track-and-field team started the campaign with a bang in an April 15 Penobscot Valley Conference meet hosted by Buckport.

The girls team scores were: Hermon 193, Bucksport 130, Bangor Christian 67, Sumner of East Sullivan 20, Searsport 13 and Narraguagus of Harrington 8.

The boys team scores were: Hermon 165, Bangor Christian 110, Sumner 79, Bucksport 79, Narraguagus 24 and Searsport 12.

The individual Viking results were:

Girls 100 meters — 3, Emily Tripp, 14.91.

Boys 100 meters — 10, Noah Sylvester, 13.72; and 13, Logan Staples, 15.93.

Girls 400 meters — 3, Tripp, 1:12.31.

Girls 800 meters — 7, Cheyanne Stone, 3:18.57.

Boys 800 meters — 8, Sylvester, 2:49.89.

Boys long jump — 8, Staples, 9-1.

Girls javelin — 6, Alicen Brooks, 57-5; and 8, Alyssa Burkard, 39-0.

Girls discus — 10, Burkard, 47-2.

Boys discus — 2, Austin Bean, 108-4; and 8, Jacob Bucklin, 77-7.

Girls shot put — 7, Brooks, 22-0.

Boys shot put — 4, Austin Bean, 34-1; and 6, Jacob Bucklin, 32-9.

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