Jonathan Granger of Ticonderoga broke the Section VII long jump record at the 70th annual William F. Eddy Invitational track and field meet in Schenectady May 15.
Granger had a leap of 22 feet, 4 1/2 inches. That broke the record of 22 3 1/4 set by Claude Piquant of Mount Assumption in 1976.
Granger's effort placed him third in the event.
Ticonderoga's Jay Berube also raced at the Eddy meet, taking 20th place in the mile run.
Ticonderoga downed Seton Catholic, 87-44, in Champlain Valley Athletic Conference boys track and field action May 11.
Jesse Perkins had a big day for the Sentinels, winning the long jump, 200-meter run and 110-meter hurdles and running a leg on the winning 400-meter relay team.
Jonathan Granger won the long jump, 400-meter run and 100 dash and ran a leg on the winning 400-meter relay team.
Mike Barber won the 400 hurdles and joined with Luke Bartlett to round out the winning 400 relay team.
Jay Berube won the 3,200- meter run, Josh Ross took the discus, Ryan Borho won the shot and Garret Cooper claimed the triple jump for Ti.
Ticonderoga lost the girls meet, 74-49.
Kate Mercer won the high jump and ran a leg on the winning 400-meter relay team for the Sentinels.
Rounding out the 400 relay were Jamie Patchett, Alexis Bezon and J. Granger.
Miranda Davis won the discus and Abigail Gurney took the shot for the locals.
Ticonderoga edged Beekmantown, 67-65, in Champlain Valley Athletic Conference boys track and field action May 13. The loss snapped a three-year winning streak for Beekmantown.
Jay Berube led Ti, winning the 800, 1,600 and 3,200-meter runs.
Jesse Perkins won the 100 dash and high jump, while Jonathan Granger claimed the 400-meter un and long jump for the Sentinels.
Jay Hebert won the 110-meter hurdles and Mike Barber took the 400 hurdles for the locals.
Ticonderoga lost the girls meet, 101-30.
Kate Mercer won the 100-meter hurdles for Ti.