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Track & Field News from Dick Miller
At the 54th Glenn Loucks Memorial track and field meet at White Plains High on the 12th, named for White Plains High School's famed Athletic Director and held this year at the site on May 10-12, with over 2,900 high schoolers participating, including 160 New York State high schools, plus others from Connecticut, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, New Hampshire, Maine and New Jersey, in addition to 9 Canadian competitors from Manitoba and Quebec provinces.
Your writer served, for the fourth year, as the official in the women's Pentathlon.
Several athletes from both Sleepy Hollow and the Hackley School participated. From S.H. , two girls took part, with UPenn-bound Gillian Berger of the Horsemen finishing 13th in the women's long jump, with her top mark being 16-02, while in the triple jump, she was 8th, at 26-28. She had a time of 12:61 in the preliminary 100 dash, while teammate Gabrielle Maldonado was 12:56 in the same race, and was 13th in the 400, clocked at 13-58.66.
For Hackley, A.J.Wolf performed sensationally, thanks to his record breaking distance of 59'4" in the shot put, coupled with another record breaker, as he hurled the discus 186'3". Teammate Ian Parnell was 6th in the 200,with a clocking of 22.47.
Competing in the Men's Pentathlon, Bob Casey finished 3rd, with 3067 points, while another teammate, Mustapha Dais was 10th in the long jump, at 20-07.25, and was 8th in the 100, with a time of 11:22. In the 400 Hurdles, Alyza Nbokoli was 2nd, timed at 1:04.07. Another teammate, Tessa Cavanaugh, had a clocking of 13.10 in the 100 preliminaries. In team scoring, both Mt. Vernon teams were first overall, with Hackley finishing 4th.
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4:30 PM BASEBALL JV LEAGUE ARDSLEY HS @ SLEEPY HOLLOW H.S.
4:15 PM BASEBALL Modified LEAGUE HASTINGS HIGH SCHOOL @ SLEEPY HOLLOW H.S. LOSEE PARK
4:45 PM BASEBALL Varsity LEAGUE SLEEPY HOLLOW H.S. @ ARDSLEY HS
4:45 PM BOYS LACROSSE Varsity NON-LEAGUE SLEEPY HOLLOW H.S. @ CROTON-HARMON HS SPENCER FIELD
4:15 PM GIRLS LACROSSE Modified LEAGUE WHITE PLAINS HS @ SLEEPY HOLLOW H.S. SLEEPY HOLLOW HS
4:45 PM SOFTBALL JV NON-LEAGUE SLEEPY HOLLOW H.S. @ MOUNT VERNON H.S. MT VERNON HS
4:45 PM SOFTBALL Varsity NON-LEAGUE NANUET HS @ SLEEPY HOLLOW H.S. HIGH SCHOOL
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