The boys 800m isn't the only strong middle-distance race to tune into. Deanna Martin (Valley Stream South) highlights a strong girls field, as she tries to improve her mark from Sunny Arcadia out in CA earlier this year.
1 Deanna Martin 12 VS South 2:12.98 2 Alexandra Stasichin 10 Massapequa 2:14.00 3 Donisha Jeanty 11 Brentwood 2:14.20 4 Lailah White 11 Paul Robeson 2:16.00 5 Jordyn McDonnell 12 Sachem North 2:17.01 6 Lauren Trejo 10 Sachem East 2:19.00 7 Sofia Condron 9 John Glenn 2:19.29 8 Brianna Quartararo 12 Comsewogue 2:19.68
Over in the jumps, Alissa Braxton (Commack) and Dieusi Armand (Westbury) will continue their battle over the 40ft barrier in the Triple Jump, which may be one of the best rivalries in the State right now. Likewise, the top High Jump athletes in the State will be going at it over the high bar.
1 Olivia Rodriguez 12 South Side 5-07.00 2 My'Khiyah Williams 12 Benjamin Ban 5-07.00 3 Soledad Jean 10 Hhh East 5-07.00 4 Dieusi Armand 12 Westbury 5-06.00
The distance races will be highlighted by Mt. Sinai in two separate events. Sarah Connelly looks to bring her 3000m time under 9:40, while Kaitlyn Chandrika set the 8th Grade State Record here in the Steeple last year.