Broncos Win Eight Races at Bronco Weekday Classic
The SUNY Delhi track and field team won eight events at their five team home meet Wednesday. Lainey Horohoe (Delhi HS) won the 100 hurdles and Kerry Connors (Washingtonville HS) won the 800 meters for the woman. For the men, wins came from Kevin Williams (Riverhead HS) in the 400 meters, Pete Schweitzer (Arlington HS) in the 800 metrs, Levi Anderson (Oneonta HS) in the 3000 meters, Jacob Matthews in the high jump, Pat Taylor (Norwich HS) in the long jump, Dylan Webb (Unadilla Valley HS) in the Javelin and the men's 4x400 relay team.
Broncos Hit 12 More NJCAA Marks and 1 School Record at Ramapo
The SUNY Delhi track and field team traveled to Ramapo College in New Jersey this weekend. For the women, Maddesen Weekes
led the way placing 4th in the pole vault and establishing a new school record with a clearance of 3.05 meters. Maddesen also hit the NJCAA standard in the 100 meters and Kerry Connors (Washingtonville HS) qualified for the NJCAA Championships in the 400 meters.
For the men, Orion Brown
(Kingston HS) turned in the top finish with a 4th place finish in the 400 hurdles with a new personal best time of 57.92 seconds. A number of men also hit NJCAA qualifying marks. Among them were Kevin Williams
(Riverhead HS) in the 200 and 400 meters, James Cowell (South Hampton HS) in the 200 meters, Joelsen Resimo
(Binghamton HS) in the 1500 meters, Pete Schweitzer
(Arlington HS) in the 1500 and 5000 meters, Brendan Callaghan
(Commack HS) and Belony Borange
(Valley Stream HS) in the steeplechase, Dylan Webb (Unadilla Valley HS) in the javelin and the men's 400 meter relay team of Orion Brown, Kevin Williams, James Cowell and Akil Berry (Mount Vernon HS).
The team will host the Bronco Classic on Wednesday at that SUNY Delhi track and field complex.
The SUNY Delhi track and field team opened their season at the Hamilton College Continental Invitational on Saturday. Eight Bronco athletes hit NJCAA standards in the meet. The day started with the 10,000 meters where men and women were running together. By the end of the race, Levi Anderson
(Oneonta HS), Connor O'Keefe
(FDR HS), Alex Florio
(Washingtonville HS) and Nicole Kenneally
(Nanuet HS) had hit the NJCAA mark. Other athletes hitting the standards were Jacob Matthews (Bethel HS) who won the meet in the high jump, Orion Brown
(Kingston HS) who placed second in the 400 meter hurdles, along with Joelsen Resimo
(Binghamton HS) and Kevin Williams
(Riverhead HS) in the 800 meters placing 3rd and 4th respectively.
Other top three finishes in the meet were turned in by Patrick Taylor
(Norwich HS) who won the long jump, Maddesen Weekes
(Shenendehowa HS) who placed 2nd in the pole vault, Belony Borange
(Valley Stream North HS) who was 3rd in the 5000 meters and Mike Hinton (Liberty HS) who was 3rd in the shot put. Taylor and Weekes had previously met the NJCAA standards in their events during the winter season. The final event of the meet was the 4x400 relay where the team of Orion Brown, James Cowell (Southhampton HS), Joelsen Resimo and Kevin Williams placed first. Taking 2nd place was another Delhi entry of Cory Kitson
(Cooperstown HS), Brendan Callaghan
(Commack HS), Jacob Matthews and Pat Cahill