Malone Wins 3rd Straight
Title; Wildcats win Class B
Gouverneur’s Jacob Erdman two
runners from Ogdensburg and Malone in the later stretch
of the boys 1600-meter Relay. The Malone Huskies
completed a dominant third consecutive Section X Outdoor
Track Championship racking up 10 of 18 events and a
total of 187 points to win their third straight title.
Gouverneur finished a distant second with 75 points, but
claimed the Class B championship. The Potsdam
Sandstoners were a close third with 67 points. Franklin
Academy’s Harvey Smith won the 400-meter race, while
also claiming victories in the 100 and 200 meters and
running in Malone’s winning 1600 relay. The FA senior,
who plans to attend Notre Dame in the fall, was also
named Boys Outstanding Runner of the Sectionals.
Teammate Conor Gordon wiped up the 1600 and 3200 meter
events and combined in the winning 3200 meter relay.
Huskies’ Corey Lamere clocked the meet-best time in the
steeplechase and also participated in the winning 3200
relay. Yet another Huskie, John Picaro, won the 400
hurdles and ran on the winning 1600 relay. Jamiel
Stapleton was the winner of the arduous five-event
pentathlon for the Huskies. Ogdensburg’s Taylor Bouchard
won the triple jump and high jump and was named Boys
Outstanding Field Performer. Other boys champions
included Ogdensburg’s Alex Wood in the 800 meters;
Norwood-Norfolk’s Preston Mason captured the discus;
Potsdam’s Peter Clark won the 110 hurdles;
Clifton-Fine’s David Dobransky won the shot put.
Massena’s Andrew Brush won the long jump. Qualifying
athletes will continue on to the New York State track
meet being held next Friday and Saturday at Middletown