H.S. Indoor Track Roundup: Knox second at Dartmouth Relays
HANOVER, N.H. – Gloversville’s John Knox finished second in the boys seeded 2-mile run with a time of 9:27.47 at the Dartmouth Relays on Saturday at Dartmouth College.
The time was a new school record.
He wasn’t the only local athlete to find success in New Hampshire.
The Fonda-Fultonville boys distance medley relay team set a new school record Friday at the two-day Dartmouth Relays at Dartmouth College.
The team of Tyler Angioli, Dalton Hunter, Cameron Gilligan and Matt Hoffman finished eighth with a time of 11:04.85, shattering the former school record of 11:30.24.
Angioli ran the 1,200-meter portion in 3:24.9 and Hunter ran the 400 leg in 55.4 seconds. Gilligan ran the 800 leg in 2:09.5 and Hoffman anchored the relay with a time of 4:30.5 in the 1,600-meter leg.
On Saturday, Kyle Giuffre finished 12th in the seeded shot put, reaching 43-3 1/2. Michael Sweet was 18th in the 55-meter hurdle preliminaries with a time of 8.62 seconds. Hoffman finished ninth in the boys seeded mile run with a time of 4:27.09.
Also on Friday, Angioli was ninth in the unseeded mile run with a time of 4:41.14. Gloversville’s Phil Meher was 50th, the Braves’ Dylan DeSorbo was 51st. Gloversville’s Justin Uniwslawski and Hunter Marshall were 55th and 56th.
Fonda-Fultonville’s James Westman was 22nd in the boys unseeded 2-mile run with a time of 10:33.78. Gloversville’s Adam Sleezer was 27th in 10:42.55.
For the girls, Fonda-Fultonville’s Lindsay Therrien qualified for the semifinals Saturday in the 55-meter hurdles. She finished 13th with a time of 9.59 seconds.
Gloversville’s Chanel Thomas was 35th with a time of 10.01 and Amanda Cabrera-Chase was 44th with a time of 10.20.
The Lady Braves’ Katie Wisniewski finished 30th in the 400-meter dash with a time of 1:06.78.
On Friday, Therrien was second in the unseeded long jump, reaching 15-1.
Kimberly Geniti was eighth in the girls unseeded mile run with a time of 5:36.96 and Gloversville’s Morgan Reinhardt was 22nd with a time of 5:50.76. The Lady Braves’ Samantha Phelps was 24th in 5:51.90.
Fonda-Fultonville’s Jamie Kasza was 12th in the girls unseeded 2-mile run with a time of 12:32.93.
Gloversville’s Carolyn Peck was 29th in the girls 600-meter dash with a time of 1:47.34.
Gloversville’s 800-meter relay team of Cabrera-Chase, Port, Thomas and Dayna Peck were 15th with a time of 1:58.11, also a new record.
GHS boys, girls finish 6th at Union
SCHENECTADY – The Gloversville boys and girls indoor track teams both placed sixth at a Tri-County Indoor Track League meet Saturday at Union College.
The boys team scored 19 points in the meet, while the girls recorded 29 points.
Carolyn Bakyta placed third in the pole vault clearing the bar at 7-0, while the boys 4×200-meter relay team of Nakeya Avery, Michael Fancher, Zachary Funk and Eduardo Yace placed thi