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Hackley Varsity Co-ed Winter Track 2012
The below was taken from the Hackley Athletic Department website. We congratulate those Hackley athletes on their tremendous accomplisments:
Competing in 14 meets this winter, Hackley student performed well, with almost everyone improving their personal best results. They worked as team, with experienced athletes helping beginners with technique and introducing them track meet rules and procedures.
Every member of the team competed at Ivy League Championship to good results, our small team bringing in third place overall finishes for both boys’ and girls’.
Four students brought in multiple gold medals at the League Championship, earning them All League recognition:
- Alyza Ngbokoli, gold medal in Triple Jump, High Jump and 55m Hurdles.
- Robert Cacace, gold medal in Shot Put and Long Jump.
- Ian Parnell, gold medal in 55m dash and 300m run.
- Paula Stone, gold medal in shot put.
Paula Stone broke the Hackley school record three times during this season, and Ian Parnell’s 6.71 in the 55m dash set a new school record as well. The Hackley Girls’ team finished 1st among private schools in the Westchester County Championship, while the Boys’ team placed second.
Three Hackely athletes -- Ian Parnell (55m dash and 300m), Rob Cacace (long jump), and Alyza Ngbokoli (triple jump) – earned medals. In addition, these three along with senior AJ Wolf (shot put) qualified to compete at the State Meet at Cornell.
College News from Dick Miller
Clara Engle (Hackley '11) of Pomona College, in a lacrosse game with Puget Sound on the 14th, had 2 give backs in the 19-16 win. In a squeaker win over North Central Illinois on the 16th, she scored 1 timely goal in the 2nd half, had 3 shots, with 2 on goal, 1 give back, 1 dc, and 1 turnover in the 14-13 win. In the game at Puget Sound on the 17th, she scored 1 vital goal, had 2 shots, both on goal, and had 1 give back in the 11-10 squeaker.
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