The Harrison High School Boys Indoor Track and Field team, under the direction of Coach Dominic Zanot, captured the League Championship for the 8th year in a row – and the 10th in the last 12 years. The Huskies with a team total of 151.66 bested the runner-ups from Rye who scored 136 points. The HHS Boys team had four individual event League Champions, eight 2nd place silver medal finishers, and four 3rd place bronze medal finishers.
Points are earned by the top six competitors in each event and they are as follows:
1st Place Finishers and League Champions
2ND Place Finishers
3rd Place Finishers
4th Place Finishers
5th Place Finishers
6th Place Finishers
The Girls Indoor Track and Field Team also had an impressive showing at the League Championships with key points in the following events:
The Harrison Indoor Track and Field teams have been extremely competitive in the Winter season with success at every meet this season. The following are part of the Tweets sent by Harrison Track and Field (@HTownTF) and Harrison Athletics (@htown_huskies) to keep the community informed about the team’s results.
January 20th – New Balance Games
Huskies had an impressive showing at the New Balance Games against over 2,000 competitors from 5 different states!
Day 2 Invitational Triple Jump- Robert Blue, 1st Place, New Balance Games Champion!
Ian Santiago, 5th Place
Day 1 Pole Vault- Michael Barletta, 1st Place
David Choi, 2nd Place
Day 1 4x200- Jose Cristaldo, Dylan Fitzgerald, Koichi Miyabe, George Williams, 3rd Place
D’Andre Cosby, Justin Altamuro, Robert Forgione, Joe Ciufo, 4th Place
Day 1 4x200 F/S- Robert Forgione, Justin Montanez, Evan Weber, Peter Fischer, 4th Place
Day 1 55m Dash- D’Andre Cosby, 6th Place
Day 1 55m Dash- Caitlin Alcoba, 4th Place
Kelly Quinn, 6th Place
Day 1 Sophomore 55m Dash- Ashia Kapio, 6th Place
Day 1 4x200 Relay- Ashia Kapio, Caitlin Alcoba, Ami Nakakuki, Ciara Gougherty, 2nd Place
January 10 – Don Dendy Invitational
Boys Medalists (Top 3) from the Don Dendy Invite: Dylan Fitzgerald- Triple Jump & 200m, Raymond Sanchez- Triple Jump & Long Jump, Frank Depalo- 55 Hurdles & High Jump, Justin Altamuro- Shot Put, Michael Barletta- Pole Vault, Evan Weber- Long Jump
Girls Medalist: Kelly Quinn- 55 Hurdles & Long Jump
January 6 – Hispanic Games
Robert Blue brings Harrison Huskies another major championship with his Gold Medal performance at the Hispanic Games!
Jan 3 – Section 1 Coaches Invitational
The HHS Boys Indoor team placed 2nd behind North Rockland at the Section 1 Coaches Invitational as a result of Ian Santiago's gold medal in the triple jump, Robert Blue's gold medal in the long jump, and Joe Ciufo's bronze medal in the 55 Hurdles! Girls bronze medalists: Kirsi Rajagopal in the 1000m run and Ciara Gougherty in the Long Jump!
Dec 30- Ocean Breeze Holiday Festival
HHS senior Robert Blue's gold medal in the Triple Jump delivers another invitational event championship to Harrison at the Ocean Breeze Holiday Classic! Junior Kirsi Rajagopal WINS the Invitational Two Mile at the Ocean Breeze Holiday Classic!
Dec 22-23 – Section 1 Challenge
Individual medalists from the Section 1 Challenge: Ashia Kapio-55 Hurdles, Ciara Goughery-Long Jump, Justin Altamuro-Shot Put, Mike Barletta-Pole Vault, Joe Ciufo-55 Hurdles and Ian Santiago-Long Jump. Congrats to Kirsi Rajagopal (1500m) and Robert Blue (Long Jump and Triple Jump) for winning gold at The Section 1 Challenge.
Dec 15 – Tim St. Lawrence Invitational
HHS Track and Field brought home more medals at the Section 1 Frosh/Soph meet last night! Boys Medalists were Robert Forgione-300m, Julian Glover-Pole Vault and Evan Weber-Long Jump while Ashia Kapio medaled in the Long Jump & Triple Jump for the girls. Senior Robert Blue leaps an impressive early season performance in the Triple Jump at the
Girls medalists from the Tim St. Lawrence Invitational
Boys medalists: Justin Altamuro-Weight Throw, Robert Blue- Long Jump & Triple Jump, Joe Ciufo-55 Hurdles, Dylan Fitzgerald-Triple Jump, Brian Newsome-55 Hurdles, Ian Santiago-Long Jump & Jon Volponi-Weight Throw