M-W Girls and Boys Are Indoor Track Section 9 Champions
The Monroe-Woodbury girls team outdistanced runner-up Cornwall 146-92 to win the Section 9 Track and Field Championship on Saturday at West Point.
WEST POINT — Both the Monroe-Woodbury boys and girls teams earned Section 9 Championship plaques on Saturday afternoon. The girls teams outdistanced runner-up Cornwall 146-92, while the boys also beat Cornwall 102-82. The boys relied on substantial depth of talent to win the championship without winning any event. The girls scored in 15 of 17 events with four individual Section 9 champions: Jessica Pidgeon in 1500m run; Lisa Jacobsen in the high jump; Margaret Ryan in the 1500m race walk; and 4X400m Relay team of Gabrielle Nebiker, Angela Iacarrino, Aysa Jeune and Kristin Lubeskie. Three of the individual champions also placed 2nd in another event: Jessica Pidgeon second in 3200m run; Lisa Jacobsen second in 55m Hurdles; and Kristin Lubeskie second in pole vault. Girls competition55m Dash: Jody Smith, 4th in a time of 7.54 55m Dash: Rachel Gutierrez, 5th in a time of 7.54 300m Dash: Kristin Lubeskie, 2nd in a time of 41.49 300m Dash: Emile Nasca, 4th in a time of 43.03 300m Dash: Tehya Harvey, 5th in a time of 43.35 600m Run: Angela Iacarrino, 5th in a time of 1:43.26 600m Run: Angela Fini, 6th in a time of 1:45.21 1000m Run: Daniella Napoli, 2nd in a time of 3:05.45 1500m Run: Jessica Pidgeon, 1st in a time of 4:54.42 1500m Run: Daniella Napoli, 5th in a time of 5:03.88 3000m Run: Jessica Pidgeon, 2nd in a time of 10:40.70 3000m Run: Rachel Hirschkind, 3rd in a time of 10:45.40 55m Hurdles: Lisa Jacobsen, 2nd in a time of 8.94 4X200m Relay: 2nd in a time of 1:48.01 4X400m Relay: Nibiker, Iacarrino, Jeune, Lubeskie, 1st in a time of 4:07.10 4X800m Relay: 4th in a time of 10:20.57 High Jump: Lisa Jacobsen, 1st with a jump of 5-2 High Jump: Arealyah Paul, 3rd with a jump of 5-1 Pole Vault: Kristin Lubeskie, 2nd, with a jump of 10-6 Pole Vault: Gabrielle Nibiker, 3rd with a jump of 10-0 Pole Vault: Julia Pena, 4th with a jump of 9-6 Long Jump: Alicia Johnson, 6th with a jump of 15-1.25 Triple Jump: Eyram Agbeli, 2nd with jump of 35-7.25 1500m Race Walk: Margaret Ryan, 1st in a time of 7:37.03 1500m Race Walk: Olivia Fisher, 4th in a time of 8:51.40 Boys competition55m Dash: Justin Gumbs, 3rd in a time of 6.94 55m Hurdles: Richmond Boateng, 2nd in a time of 7.92 600m Run: Richmond Boateng, 2nd in a time of 1:24.43. 1000m Run: Trevor Ladue, 2nd in a time of 2:33.47 3200m Run: Daniel Hynes, 5th in a time of 10:01.24 3200m Run: Andrew Yi, 6th in a time of 10:07.21 4X200m Relay: 5th in a time of 1:38.26 4X400m Relay: 3rd in a time of 3:34.00 4X800m Relay: 4th in a time of 8:22.23 High Jump: Richmond Boateng, 4th with a jump of 5-10 Pole Vault: Nicholas Villanueva, 2nd with a jump of 13-6 Pole Vault: Joshua Jeung, 3rd with a jump of 13-0 Long Jump: Owen Kelly, 2nd with a jump of 20-1 Long Jump: Odera Okafor, 3rd with a jump of 19-10 Triple Jump: Owen Kelly, 2nd with a jump of 43-5 Triple Jump: Nicholas Villanueva, 3rd with a jump of 41-8.75 Triple Jump: Odera Okafor, 6th with a jump of 39-10 Shot Put: Alex Gutierrez, 4th with an effort of 40-10 Weight Throw: Andrew Theiss, 3rd with an effort of 45.7.75