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Double Up: Athletes put their best foot forward in multiple events Christopher Hunt May 24, 2011

  When the championship portion of the season rolls around that’s when most high school track and field athletes do most of their team’s heavy lifting. So since some of the county championships have started around New York State, I wanted to take a highlight some of the best doubles we’ve seen over this past weekend. Here are some that stood out.  

Gehret tops 11 HS US#1's Christopher Hunt Feb 6, 2010

Neither Blake Heriot nor Brady Gehret had raced 300 meters before. Yet, in two different sections of the junior boys 300 they notched the two fastest times in the country this season.

Sheephead Bay Christopher Hunt Jan 5, 2010

It may just be a month into the season but John Thomas of Sheepshead Bay has already proved what many should have believed at the start of the season: that he is the preeminent sprinter in New York State.

Padula a Rising Star Christopher Hunt Jun 22, 2009

Sheepshead coach John Padula was given the Rising Star coach's award at the Nike Outdoor Nationals Saturday.  Since Padula took over as boys head coach in 2004, every one his athletes have graduated to college, expect one that enrolled in the Marines. In five years, he's built one of the top sprint teams in state and won the 4x100 national title at the Nike Outdoor Nationals last year.

2009 Armory Athletes of the Week Jan 2, 2009

The Armory Athlete of the Week returns for the 2008-2009 season. The latest award will be posted every Wednesday from now until after NSIC in March. Each week a girl and a boy, or relay teams, will be chosen based on the previous weeks performance here at The Armory.  

MARINE CORPS CLASSIC: Newburgh tops Sheepshead Bay in 4x200 Christopher Hunt Dec 27, 2008

When Sheepshead Bay’s Naquan Alexander zipped by the Westlake (Md.) anchor leg – on the inside of all places – by most accounts the race should have been over. But while Alexander was trying to hold on to the lead, there was Newburgh’s Randy Patterson tacked on to their heels looking for an opportunity.

Sheepshead Bay brings gold to Brooklyn Christopher Hunt Jun 22, 2008

Rodriques wins 400, helps record relay By Christopher Hunt GREENSBORO, N.C. – The whole crowd stood up. Then they waited. Naquan Alexander waited too. They all watched the scoreboard and waited some more. It took more than twice as long to figure out who won than it took to actually run the race. . FULL STORY HERE

Warwick wins 4x800 title Christopher Hunt Jun 21, 2008

Sheepshead Bay advances in 4x1 By Christopher Hunt GREENSBORO, N.C. – They knew it would be like this. The Warwick Valley girls toed the start line in the 4x800 relay as the top seed knowing they’d be chasing the clock. “Once we knew that Roosevelt wasn’t’ going to be in the race we knew we were going to have to push ourselves,” second-leg Tori Pennings said. “We wanted to run in the low 8:50’s.” FULL STORY HERE

Livingston wins Fed 800 Christopher Hunt Jun 14, 2008

Sheepshead takes 4x1 in 41.39 By Christopher Hunt BUFFALO – Terrance Livingston slowed just as he crossed the finish line without even the slightest hint of fatigue on his face. The Great Neck South junior scanned the crowd and tapped his wrist. He wanted to draw attention to the time. It was an inside joke between Livingston and his coach Damon Reader. “It meant, C’mon Coach, that time is wack,” Livingston said. FULL STORY HERE

Transit Tech crowned City Champs Christopher Hunt Jun 9, 2008

Faulkner runs 47.49/21.33 double By Christopher Hunt photo by NEW YORK – Julian Wood gave his Transit Tech teammates an honest assessment of his team’s potential at the start of the school year. “I told everybody when the year started that we weren’t going to do anything this year,” Wood said. FULL STORY