Category Archives: Track

Track championships day one notebook: Samuels a strong second

It was a big day for gold medals for Section 9 athletes with six on the opening day of the New York State track and field championships, and yet there were a couple other top-three medals earned as well. Wallkill senior Richard Samuels came into the meet with the state’s top time in the 800 [...]

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Section 9 girls track and field leaders

State rankings in parenthesis (through May 23, 2017) 100-meters: (7) Greer Liguori (Warwick, Sr.) 12.23; (33) Kayla Meade (Cornwall, Jr.) 12.55; De’ja Bowen (Middletown, Soph.) 12.67; Maimuna Jammeh (Newburgh, Sr.) 12.67; Aniyah Fisher (Washingtonville, Sr.) 12.70; Sam Rodriguez (Wallkill, Fr.) 12.84; Mikaylin Williams (Saugerties, Soph.) 12.86; Marielle Apronti (Newburgh, Sr.) 12.87; Samara Herzog (Kingston, Soph.) [...]

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Section 9 boys track and field leaders through May 22

(State and USA rankings in parenthesis) 100-meters: (10) Kabongo Barry (Spackenkill, Sr.) 10.82; (24) Markese Shelby (Roosevelt, Sr.) 10.98; (27) Khadeem Richards (Monticello, Jr.) 10.99; Brendon Harrison (Newburgh, Jr.) 11.28; Xzayviea Stephens (Port Jervis, Soph.) 11.31; Henry Bowers (Port Jervis, Jr.) 11.32; Phillip Cash (Fallsburg, Jr.) 11.42; Ethan Penner (O’Neill, Sr.) 11.42; Brandon Pierre (Goshen, [...]

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Girls track and field: Final Section 9 girls leaders

(Top-50 state rankings in parenthesis) 55 meters: (15) De’ja Bowen (Middletown, So.) 7.21; (39) Kayla Meade (Cornwall, Jr.) 7.37; Kate Laskoski (Goshen, Sr.) 7.42; Marielle Apronti (Newburgh, Sr.) 7.55; Crystal Hughes (Dover, Sr.) 7.57; Kyara Thompson (Newburgh, Sr.) 7.60; Medina Walters (Rondout Valley, So.) 7.64; Charlotte O’Connor (Warwick, 8th) 7.65; Jody Smith (Monroe-Woodbury, So.) 7.65; [...]

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Boys track and field: Final Section 9 boys leaders

(Top-50 state rankings in parenthesis) 55 meters: (7) Jaheim Jones (Lourdes-Section 1, So., Marlboro resident) 6.43; (13) Kabongo Barry (Spackenkill, Sr.) 6.46; (43) Davon Davis (Pine Bush, Sr.) 6.62; Curai White (Middletown, Sr.) 6.64; Markese Shelby (Roosevelt, Sr.) 6.89; Ethan Penner (O’Neill, Sr.) 6.82; Nathaniel Drew (Newburgh, So.) 6.83; Tyler Williams (Warwick, Sr.) 6.84; Jadon [...]

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Track and field: State Federation championship seeds

The state Federation seeds for Section 9 athletes competing in the New York State championships on Saturday, to be held at the Ocean Breeze Athletic Complex on Staten Island. The Federation includes schools from the New York State Public High School Athletic Association, New York City’s Public Schools Athletic League, the Catholic High School Athletic [...]

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Nine for Nine – Section 9 girls track and field leaders

(State rankings in parenthesis) Through January 9 55 meters: (17) De’ja Bowen (Middletown, So.) 7.41; (43) Kayla Meade (Cornwall, Jr.) 7.52; Kyara Thompson (Newburgh, Sr.) 7.65; Medina Walters (Rondout Valley, So.) 7.68; Marielle Apronti (Newburgh, Sr.) 7.73; Livi Longendyke (Kingston, So.) 7.80; Jody Smith (Monroe-Woodbury, So.) 7.81; Aniyah Fisher (Washingtonville, Sr.) 7.89; Maimuna Jammen (Newburgh, [...]

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Nine for Nine – Section 9 boys track and field leaders

Through January 1, 2017 State rankings in parenthesis 55 meters: (39) Jaheim Jones (Lourdes-Section 1, So., Marlboro resident) 6.73; Markese Shelby (Roosevelt, Sr.) 6.89; Jadon Munroe (Newburgh, Jr.) 6.92; Curai White (Middletown, Sr.) 6.92; T.J. Gayle (Cornwall, Sr.) 6.92; Ethan Penner (O’Neill, Sr.) 6.99; Owen Kelly (Monroe-Woodbury, Fr.) 7.01; Ramasoj Williams (Roosevelt, Jr.) 7.04; David [...]

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Section 9 cross country championship results

It was a gorgeous day for cross-country running at Bear Mountain State Park. It was sunny, mid-50s temperature wise, a little breeze on the stretch runs but much more windy along Hessian Lake. The Section 9 cross country championship results: Boys (at Bear Mountain, 3 miles) Winning team and top five runners (marked by asterisk) [...]

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Track and field: Indoor Nationals entries, and webcast information

The New Balance Indoor Nationals track and field meet will be held Friday, Saturday and Sunday at the New York Armory. The entire meet can be viewed online at NBnationals.com. The track feed will begin at 9 a.m. Friday, 8 a.m. Saturday and 9 a.m. Sunday. Another feed featuring field events will be 9 a.m. [...]

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