Boles takes 1st in 1500m at unofficial DIII championship

At the unofficial NH Division III Indoor Track & Field Championship meet held at the University of Southern Maine on Sunday, Belmont High School's Joseph Boles placed first in the 1500m in a new school record time of 4:19.44, Bruce Zimmer placed second in the shot put (40' 1") and Kyle Patten placed second in the 55m in a personal record time of 7.12. Also setting a new personal record was Sabrina Robinson in the 300m.

The Belmont HS boys' team placed 8th (16 points) behind Monadnock (56.5 points). The girls' team did not score.

Boles, Zimmer and Patten have qualified to compete next Saturday at the Pre-State Meet to be held at the University of New Hampshire.