Spencer-Thompson Breaks Two EMITL-PVC Records In Debut

Spencer-Thompson Breaks Two EMITL-PVC Records In Debut

Cayden Spencer-Thompson has competed the last two indoor seasons unattached in open meets, and then suited up for the Mattanawcook Academy basketball team on the hardwood. In his senior season the Louisville bound senior decided to participate in both sports for his high school. 

For the first time during indoor Spencer-Thompson suited up in the Lynx jersey for a meet inside the New Balance field house at the University of Maine. Cayden didn't waste long erasing two of the longest standing PVC-EMITL records in the long and triple jumps.

First up was the long jump where the conference record was set back in 1989 by Ellsworth standout Rob Pendergist at 22-8 1/2, Thompson went out over 23 a couple of times breaking the record with his best jump of 23-7 1/4. That mark is the second best of his career just off his 23-10 1/4 mark set at the New Balance Indoor Nationals last year. His jump currently ranks US #2 as of Monday Decemeber 24th.

The All-American triple jumper laid eyes on the 47-0 3/4 league record next. Brewer's Peter Phelan set that mark back in 1996 when he was the best jumper in the state, one that everyone was watching when he hit the runway. Spencer-Thompson jumped 48-10 1/4 finishing fourth at New Balance Indoor last winter, he opened his 2018-19 campaign with a mark of 47-4 1/4 good for sixth in the US, and surpassing Phelan's 22 year old mark.

Thompson Jumps out to a new PVC-EMITL record 23-7 in his first high school meet for Mattanawcook

Spencer-Thompson also erased the 22 year old triple jump record with a leap of 47-4 1/4.

In meet two defending Class A pole vault champion Sofia Wittmann opened with a leap of 9-6 to equal the state leading mark in the event. She also adding a win in the 55m hurdles crossing the line in 9.90 in the final.

Orono standout Camille Kohtala had a strong 16-11 1/4 opening season mark in the long jump, Kohtala was the Class B runner-up last winter.

Alyssa Elliott of Bangor hop skipped and jumped her way to the state number two ranking in the triple jump with her mark of 34-9 1/4.

The boys 55m dash featured some excellent opening season times as Wayne Dorr of Old Town edged Landyn Francis of Bangor as they had identical times of 6.82, Andrew Munroe of Bangor clocked 6.85, while Carter Tolmasoff was next in 6.86. Liang-Kang Lin of Old Town finished fifth in a strong 6.87, he clocked 6.81 in the trials.


University of Maine Orono, ME
Dec 22, 2018
411 Total Performances

Elite Performances

Girls (20)
55mF 1 1st7.62Cymeria RobshawPenquis Valley High School
55mp 1 1st7.66Cymeria RobshawPenquis Valley High School
400mF 3 1st1:03.57Mackenzie LambertBangor High School
400mF 3 2nd1:03.95Addie MorrisonBucksport High School
400mF 3 3rd1:07.29Lydia GilmoreBangor High School
MileF 1 1st5:53.19Zoe OlsonMt. Desert Island High School
2MileF 1 1st12:17.66Lydia GilmoreBangor High School
55HF 1 1st9.90Sofia WittmannBangor High School
55Hp 2 1st9.86Sofia WittmannBangor High School
55Hp 1 2nd9.91Kim MillerBangor High School
HJF 1 1st4-10Gracie SanbornOld Town High School
LJF 1 3rd16-8Cymeria RobshawPenquis Valley High School
LJF 1 2nd16-9.75Alyssa ElliottBangor High School
LJF 1 1st16-11.25Camille KohtalaOrono High School
TJF 1 2nd34-1.5Cymeria RobshawPenquis Valley High School
TJF 1 1st34-9.25Alyssa ElliottBangor High School
PVF 1 2nd8-6Naomi NoackBangor High School
PVF 1 1st9-6Sofia WittmannBangor High School
SF 1 2nd31-4.25Camden LavoieBangor High School
SF 1 1st37-10.75Emma HargreavesOld Town High School
Boys (36)
55mF 1 1st6.82Wayne DorrOld Town High School
55mF 1 2nd6.82Landyn FrancisBangor High School
55mF 1 3rd6.85Andrew MunroeBangor High School
55mF 1 4th6.86Carter TolmasoffBucksport High School
55mF 1 5th6.87Liang-kang LinOld Town High School
55mF 1 6th6.96Tristan StewartBangor High School
55mp 1 1st6.81Liang-kang LinOld Town High School
55mp 7 2nd6.87Wayne DorrOld Town High School
55mp 3 3rd6.92Andrew MunroeBangor High School
55mp 4 4th6.95Carter TolmasoffBucksport High School
55mp 2 5th6.95Landyn FrancisBangor High School
55mp 5 6th6.98Tristan StewartBangor High School
55mp 7 7th7.09Trenton EllisOrono High School
200mF 7 1st24.42Andrew MunroeBangor High School
200mF 7 2nd24.44Landyn FrancisBangor High School
200mF 5 3rd24.63Wayne DorrOld Town High School
200mF 6 4th24.87Tristan StewartBangor High School
400mF 3 1st54.81Landyn FrancisBangor High School
400mF 3 2nd55.31Nate SawyerBucksport High School
400mF 3 3rd55.84Zachariah FostunOld Town High School
MileF 2 1st4:50.94Gordon DooreBangor High School
MileF 2 2nd4:53.76Dwight KnightlyBangor High School
MileF 2 3rd4:53.78Patrick TyneOrono High School
55HF 1 1st8.50Dominic GravesOld Town High School
55Hp 1 1st8.65Dominic GravesOld Town High School
4x200mF 3 1st1:36.81Old Town High School
HJF 1 2nd5-8Deandre ReidMt. Desert Island High School
HJF 1 3rd5-8Hunter BlanchardMattanawcook Academy
HJF 1 1st5-10Cole JordanBangor High School
LJF 1 3rd20-3Zachariah FostunOld Town High School
LJF 1 2nd21-0.75Liang-kang LinOld Town High School
LJF 1 1st23-7.25Cayden Spencer-ThompsonMattanawcook Academy
TJF 1 2nd39-3.5Elijah VeilleuxOld Town High School
TJF 1 1st47-4.25Cayden Spencer-ThompsonMattanawcook Academy
PVF 1 1st11-6Tyler ReillyBangor High School
SF 1 1st44-5.5Ryker BrownBangor High School

Zachary Beaton of Hermon jumped 42-11 1/2 to win the triple jump

Hampden Academy distance standout Helen Shearer got her indoor season off to an excellent start as she won the mile in 5:25.87 then doubled back with a strong 11:36.15 in the two mile to sweep the events. Her mile ranks her fourth statewide, while the two mile has her ranked third.

Morgan Honey of Brewer was a double winner as she swept the jumps winning the long with a leap of 16-1 1/4 and the triple with a jump of 32-8 1/2.

Umaine signee Zach Beaton showed he's ready for a big final indoor season as he clocked a state leading 7.86 in the 55m hurdles, then added a win in the triple jump leaping 42-11 1/2, He also ran 24.13 to win the 200m.

Hampden Academy senior Wyatt Lord started his campaign with a 2:02.35 in the 800m, that mark ranks second statewide.


University of Maine Orono, ME
Dec 22, 2018
396 Total Performances

Elite Performances

Girls (20)
400mF 2 1st1:06.46Jaeden VianiCentral High School
400mF 2 2nd1:06.55Isabelle AngeloJohn Bapst Memorial High School
800mF 1 1st2:36.98Eliza ParkerHampden Academy
MileF 1 1st5:25.87Helen ShearerHampden Academy
MileF 1 2nd5:39.71Olivia MoscaBrewer High School
2MileF 1 1st11:36.15Helen ShearerHampden Academy
2MileF 1 2nd12:18.29Olivia MoscaBrewer High School
55HF 1 1st9.32Morgan HoneyBrewer High School
55HF 1 2nd9.41Georgina La GrangeJohn Bapst Memorial High School
55HF 1 3rd9.48Hannah HopkinsBrewer High School
55Hp 1 1st9.15Morgan HoneyBrewer High School
55Hp 1 2nd9.46Georgina La GrangeJohn Bapst Memorial High School
55Hp 2 3rd9.47Hannah HopkinsBrewer High School
HJF 1 2nd4-8Abby StroupBrewer High School
HJF 1 3rd4-8Chloe MarchHampden Academy
HJF 1 1st5-0Sophia InmanBrewer High School
LJF 1 2nd15-10.5Abby StroupBrewer High School
LJF 1 1st16-1.25Morgan HoneyBrewer High School
TJF 1 1st32-8.5Morgan HoneyBrewer High School
PVF 1 1st8-6Kaitlyn HelfenBrewer High School
Boys (22)
55mF 1 1st6.97Wade BrownHampden Academy
55mp 1 1st7.05Wade BrownHampden Academy
200mF 13 1st24.13Zachary BeatonHermon High School
200mF 12 2nd24.65Devin SmithHermon High School
400mF 4 1st55.14Stu FryeHampden Academy
800mF 2 1st2:02.35Wyatt LordHampden Academy
800mF 2 2nd2:04.26Jason MathiesHampden Academy
800mF 2 3rd2:10.07Braedon StevensHermon High School
800mF 2 4th2:10.26Liam VelgouseCentral High School
MileF 2 1st4:54.63Kyle ByramHermon High School
2MileF 1 1st10:31.37Wyatt LordHampden Academy
2MileF 1 2nd10:33.42Jason MathiesHampden Academy
2MileF 1 4th10:39.82Connor GlowaHampden Academy
55HF 1 1st7.86Zachary BeatonHermon High School
55Hp 2 1st8.07Zachary BeatonHermon High School
4x800mF 1 1st8:42.35Hampden Academy
HJF 1 3rd5-8Aaron BardBangor Christian
HJF 1 2nd5-10Ben AllenHampden Academy
LJF 1 2nd19-2.25Josh HartBrewer High School
TJF 1 2nd41-4.5Wade BrownHampden Academy
TJF 1 1st42-11.5Zachary BeatonHermon High School
PVF 1 1st11-0Andrew GilletteBrewer High School