Three Section 2 athletes enter this weekend’s New York State High School Track and Field Championships with the top performances in their individual events.
Ichabod Crane’s Ama Boham posted the top time among Division 2 (small school) athletes in the girls 100-meter high hurdles this season (14.40). No other girl in the Division 2 field posted a time close to Boham’s mark, and it is the second-fastest overall in New York State this season. Only Chibugo Obichere of Division 1’s Valley Stream South (Section 8) posted a faster overall time (13.80).
New Lebanon’s Allie Ryder enters the state meet with the top distance among Division 2 throwers in the girls discus. Ryder’s best throw this season is 122 feet, 5 inches, 2 inches ahead of Vernon-Verona-Sherrill’s LeeAnne Lowery. Continue reading “State track meet primer: Ama Boham, Allie Ryder and Donald Jones lead list of Section 2 contenders”
The Wasaren League girls volleyball coaches announced their Most Valuable Player and all-star team selections Thursday, Nov. 1.
MVP – Chloe Farr (Stillwater) – senior outside hitter
Elise Brownell (Saratoga Central Catholic) – senior setter
Kyleigh Frank (Stillwater) – junior middle hitter
Taylor Grayson (Mechanicville) – senior outside hitter
Isabella Realbuto (Tamarac) – senior outside hitter
Ashley Formosa (Waterford-Halfmoon) – senior outside hitter
Shannon Brown (Hoosic Valley) – junior setter/outside hitter
Adrianna Rourke (Cambridge) – junior setter Continue reading “Wasaren League announces its girls volleyball all-star teams”
Stillwater dropped the first game, but won the next three to defeat Tamarac 3-1 Friday, Oct. 12, in a Wasaren League girls volleyball match.
Kyleigh Frank had seven kills and five blocks to lead the Warriors, who won the final three games 25-15, 25-16 and 25-10 after losing the first game 25-21. Molly Sheehan contributed five kills, and Skylar Brennan added 11 assists.
Catrina Murphy paced Tamarac with five kills and five blocks. Kerianne Bugbee chipped in with three kills and five blocks, and Guiliana DiCarlo recorded 13 assists.
Stillwater raised its record to 11-2 in the Wasaren League and 13-2 overall. Tamarac dips to 7-6 and 8-6.