Lady Wildcat Track Runs Through Holidays

Alexandra Greaves ran 27.98 in the 200 Meter Dash. Alexandra placed 1st in the 60 Meter Dash with a time of 8.24
Alexandra Greaves ran 27.98 in the 200 Meter Dash. Alexandra placed 1st in the 60 Meter Dash with a time of 8.24
Lauren Hoffman finished 2nd in the 3,000 Meter Run with a time of 11:33.08.
Lauren Hoffman finished 2nd in the 3,000 Meter Run with a time of 11:33.08.
Senior Emily Melinis concentrates as she readies her throw.
Senior Emily Melinis concentrates as she readies her throw.
Shelbi Wuss ran the mile in 6:14.82 placing her in the top 10.
Shelbi Wuss ran the mile in 6:14.82 placing her in the top 10.
Allysia Jones running the 200 Meter Dash.
Allysia Jones running the 200 Meter Dash.
Elisabeth Auguste flies 14-2.5 feet in the Long Jump.
Elisabeth Auguste flies 14-2.5 feet in the Long Jump.

The Girl’s Winter Track team has recently completed their third meet attending the St. Anthony’s Developmental Invitational held on December 27th.  With 34 teams participating, it was a busy morning with events running concurrently on the infield and around the track.

Highlights of the St. Anthony’s meet saw Elisabeth Auguste running 2:49.96 in the 800 Meter, Shelbi Wuss running the Mile in 6:14.82, and also in the 3000 Meter, Shelbi ran 11:50.85.  Alexandra Greaves ran a fast 27.98 in the 200 Meter, and placed 1st in the 60 Meter Dash running in 8.24 seconds. 

The Crossover B Invitational held on December 14th produced some nice highlights for distance runner Lauren Hoffman who ran the 1500 Meter in 5:16. Coach Rufus Shepard tells us that Lauren is on pace to break the school record held by Amanda Ghandi (5:15). Whitman’s Destinee Feder is one of the league leaders in the shot put. Her best throw of the season thus far is 27’11.” Destinee has set a goal to throw over 30’.  At the St. Anthony’s meet she threw 26’6”.

At the teams first meet, the Crossover A invitational held on December 8th senior captain Lauren Hoffman ran a personal best in the 3000 Meter (11.13). Other highlights in the meet had Alexandra Greaves running the 55 Meter Dash in just 7.73 seconds earning her a first place win. Gabrielle Ramierez ran a personal best in the 600 Meter, running 1.56 and earning a second place finish. And Allysia Jones completed the long jump with a final measurement of 14’.