Track & Field Roundup: Lady Rams earn title at Warrior Classic

NISKAYUNA — The Amsterdam girls track and field team shared the team title with host Niskayuna at the Warrior Classic on Saturday.

Both the Lady Rams and Warriors finished with 91 team points. Burnt Hills-Ballston lake (87 points) was third, South Glens Falls (47) was fourth and Kingston (39) was fifth. Broadalbin-Perth was 12th with 10 points.

Amsterdam’s Lauren Santiago was named the girls Track Athlete of the Meet, while Amsterdam’s Kevon Boucaud was named the boys Track Athlete of the Meet. Broadalbin-Perth’s Jeff Derwin was named the boys Field Athlete of the Meet, while South Glens Falls’ Sabrina Quintois-McKinney was named the girls Field Athlete of the Meet.

Santiago won the 200 meters with a time of 26.50 seconds. She also won the 400 meters with a time of 1:00.61.

Boucaud set the meet record in the 100 meters, winning with a time of 11.08 seconds. Boucaud also won the 200 meters with a time of 22.70 seconds. He also won the long jump with a leap of 22-1/2.

Derwin won the discus with a throw of 160-11 and the shot put with a meet record of 60-8 3/4. also setting the state’s top mark in the event this season.

Gabby Stanavich won the 100-meter hurdles for Amsterdam, setting a meet and school record with a time of 15.05 seconds. Stanavich also placed second in the 400-meter hurdles with a time of 1:12.82.

Edena Sanchez won the 800 meters with a time of 2:23.03 for the Lady Rams.

Olivia Lazarou was second in the 1,500 meters with a time of 4:52.61 for Amsterdam, while Emma Gomez was sixth in the long jump with a leap of 14-7 3/4. Gomez also was fifth in the triple jump with a leap of 30-10 3/4.

Amsterdam’s Brenda Santana was fourth in the 100 meters with a time of 13.29 seconds. She also placed second in the 200 meters with a time of 27.07 seconds.

Amsterdam won the 4 x 400 relay as the team of Santana, Sanchez, Lazarou and Santiago posted a time of 4:10.89.

Amsterdam was second in the 400 relay and fifth in the 3,200 relay.

Broadalbin-Perth’s Tesa Brody was fifth in the 400 meters with a time of 1:07.57.

Broadalbin-Perth was fourth in the 4 x 400 relay.

In the boys meet, Shaker claimed the team title with 68 points, while Guilderland was second with 61 points. Albany (53) was third, Amsterdam (46) was fourth and Bethlehem (41) was fifth. Broadalbin-Perth placed eighth with 30 points.

Amsterdam’s Luis Rodriguez was fourth in the 100 meters with a time of 11.54 seconds. He also placed fourth in the 200 meters with a time of 24.13 seconds.

Marcos Santiago was third in the 110-meter hurdles for the Rams with a time of 15.73 seconds.

Amsterdam was fifth in the 400 relay.

Watervliet Invitational

WATERVLIET — The Canajoharie boys won the team title at the Watervliet Invitational on Friday.

The Cougars claimed the crown with a total of 61 points, while Ravena-Coeymans-Selkirk was second with 58 points. Schalmont (58 points) was third, host Watervliet (45.5) was fourth and Fort Plain-Oppenheim-Ephratah/St. Johnsville was fifth with 40 points. Johnstown was sixth with 37.5 points and Fonda-Fultonville was ninth with 29 points.

In the high jump, Fort Plain-Oppenheim-Ephratah’s Tyler Brado won with a height of 6-0, while Canajoharie’s Andrew Yacobucci (5-10) was third and Johnstown’s Nick Frasier (5-6) was fifth.

Brado also won the long jump with a leap of 20-6 and the triple jump with a leap of 41-1. Frasier was second with a leap of 40-3.

Fonda-Fultonville’s Chris Yarush was second in the shot put with a throw of 44-3. Canajoharie’s Mike Hartlieb (43-3 1/2) was second, Canajoharie’s John O’Connor (42-8 3/4) was fourth and Fort Plain-Oppenheim-Ephratah/St. Johnsville Nate Florian (40-6 1/2) was fifth.

Hartlieb won the discus with a throw of 15-3, Florida (138-7) was second, O’Connor (131-10) was third and Johnstown’s Thomas Lizio (112-3) was fifth.

Canajoharie’s Kevin Mazzarella was third in the 100 meters with a time of 12.05 seconds and third in the 200 meters with a time of 24.43 seconds.

In the 400 meters, Fonda-Fultonville’s Aaron Rodriguez (54.30 seconds) was third and Canajoharie’s Logan Arduini (54.60) was fourth. Rodriguez also was sixth in the long jump with a leap of 18-7 1/2/

Yacobucci was fourth in the 800 meters for the Cougars with a time of 2:07.75, while Luke Sunderland was sixth in the 110-meter hurdles with a time of 19.97 seconds.

Johnstown’s Brandon Mraz was fifth in the 1,600 meters with a time of 4:55.00.

In the 3,200 meters, Mraz (10:48.07) was second, Fonda-Fultonville’s Clane Newcomer (11:03.19) was third and Fonda-Fultonville’s Travis Geniti (11:29.03) was sixth.

Johnstown’s Erik Frank was third in the 400-meter hurdles with a time of 1:01.92.

Fonda-Fultonville’s Anthony Gatto was fourth in the pole vault with a height of 8-0.

Canajoharie was second in the 1,600 relay, while Fonda-Fultonville was sixth.

Johnstown was fifth in the 400 relay and second in the 3,200 relay, while Fonda-Fultonville was fifth in the 3,200 relay.

In the girls meet, Greenwich won the team title with 130 points. Cohoes (76 points) was second, Johnstown (61) was third, Fonda-Fultonville (56) was fourth and Schalmont (42) was fifth. Canajoharie (37) placed seventh and Fort Plain-Oppenheim-Ephratah/St. Johnsville (16) was eighth.

Canajoharie’s Meghan Dingman won the high jump with a leap of 4-8. Johnstown’s Briana Dean (4-6) was second, Fort Plain-Oppenheim-Ephratah/St. Johnsville’s Rebecca Trumble (4-6) was third and Fonda-Fultonville’s Alyson Shirley (4-6) was fifth.

In the 100 meters, Fonda-Fultonville’s Brittany Castelluccio (13.17 seconds) was third and Fort Plain’s Michaela Stockwell (13.61) was fourth.

Castelluccio was fourth in the 200 meters with a time of 28.16 seconds, while Canajoharie’s Jordan Porter (28.82) was fifth.

Castelluccio won the long jump for FFCS with a leap of 16-7 3/4, while Shirley (15-1 3/4) was second.

Castelluccio also won the triple jump, posting a distance of 34-6. Johnstown’s Molly Sear (32-5) was third and Fonda-Fultonville’s Emilia Vardai-Davidson (31-11) was fifth.

Porter (1:04.16) was third in the 400 meters, Fonda-Fultonville’s Avery Cook (1:05.90) was fourth, Canajoharie’s Taya Yacobucci (1:06.72) was fifth and Fort Plain-Oppenheim-Ephratah/St. Johnsville’s Emily Abrams (1:06.90) was sixth.

Fort Plain-Oppenheim-Ephratah/St. Johnsville’s Madison Richardson (2:48.72) was sixth in the 800 meters.

In the 1,500 meters, Johnstown’s Aylene Newman (5:23.65) was fourth, Fonda-Fultonville’s Katie Dunham (5:24.60) was fifth and Johnstown’s Alayna Gray (5:33.23) was sixth.

Newman also placed fourth in the 3,000 meters with a time of 12:06.09.

Johnstown’s Jordan Rose was third int eh 100-meter hurdles with a time of 18.47, Shirley (18.61) was fifth and Canajoharie’s Emily Mayer (18.70) was sixth.

In the 400-meter hurdles, Johnstown’s Abigail Gottung (1:09.34) was second, Sear (1:15.39) was third and Mayer (1:16.43) was sixth.

Fonda-Fultonville’s Ryleigh Hesch was fourth in the pole vault with a height of 6-6, while Canajoharie’s Sierra Hill was fifth in the shot put with a throw of 25-11. Hill also placed third in the discus with a throw of 82-4.

Johnstown was third in the 400 relay, Fort Plain-Oppenheim-Ephratah/St. Johnsville was fifth and Canajoharie was sixth.

In the 1,600 relay, Johnstown was second, Canajoharie was third, Fonda-Fultonville was fifth and Fort Plain-Oppenheim-Ephratah/St. Johnsville was sixth.

Johnstown as fourth in the 3,200 relay and Fort Plain-Oppenheim-Ephratah/St. Johnsville was sixth.

By Paul Wager

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