Powell Sets Track Record

Whitman's Shamar Powell wins the boys 800-meter run in 1:52.71 during the Section XI Individual Track Championships and State Qualifier on Friday, June 5, 2015 at Port Jefferson. (Credit: Alan J. Schaefer)
Whitman's Shamar Powell wins the boys 800-meter run in 1:52.71 during the Section XI Individual Track Championships and State Qualifier on Friday, June 5, 2015 at Port Jefferson. (Credit: Alan J. Schaefer)

Great news from Boys Track Coach Rob Conroy, Shamar Powell broke the meet record in the 800m state qualifier landing in first place in Suffolk County. Shamar’s time of 1:52.71 puts him in excellent position for the New York State Championships in Albany on June 13th.  Newsday story on Shamar can be found at:

http://www.newsday.com/sports/high-school/track/whitman-s-shamar-powell-wins-suffolk-800-meters-1.10513291