Seniors Highlighted at Track & Field

It’s been a great season for our graduating seniors, shown here with varsity head coach Rufus Shepard (left) and assistant coach Angela Meringolo (right).
It’s been a great season for our graduating seniors, shown here with varsity head coach Rufus Shepard (left) and assistant coach Angela Meringolo (right).
Senior Serah Carbon heads to the field for flowers and kind words from Coach Shepard.
Senior Serah Carbon heads to the field for flowers and kind words from Coach Shepard.
Stimson 8th-grader Aniyah Walters, shown in the 100m Hurdles, is already making her presence known in Suffolk County.
Stimson 8th-grader Aniyah Walters, shown in the 100m Hurdles, is already making her presence known in Suffolk County.
Senior Kathleen Dugan, who excelled in the Triple Jump, will be attending Binghamton University next fall.
Senior Kathleen Dugan, who excelled in the Triple Jump, will be attending Binghamton University next fall.
Payal Multani, 3 Year Varsity Athlete who runs in the 4x Relay, shows great form in the Shot.
Payal Multani, 3 Year Varsity Athlete who runs in the 4x Relay, shows great form in the Shot.
Senior Sarah Haller, who is the school record holder in the Pole Vault, also gives it her best in the Discus.
Senior Sarah Haller, who is the school record holder in the Pole Vault, also gives it her best in the Discus.
Whitman Junior Antoinette Miller shows why she is County Champion in the 55 Meter.
Whitman Junior Antoinette Miller shows why she is County Champion in the 55 Meter.
Clearing 5’2’ in the High Jump posed no problem from our super junior Antoinette Miller.
Clearing 5’2’ in the High Jump posed no problem from our super junior Antoinette Miller.
A trio of freshman: Cassidy Giudici, Samantha Carey, and Kimberly Hoppe, are ready to move Whitman Track forward.
A trio of freshman: Cassidy Giudici, Samantha Carey, and Kimberly Hoppe, are ready to move Whitman Track forward.

Walt Whitman’s final home Track and Field meet was held this past week and varsity head coach Rufus Shepard called out each senior as a short bio was read over the PA system. Congratulations to an exceptional group of athlete and leaders: Serah Carbon: 4 year Varsity Athlete, Team captain attending SUNY Albany next fall; Angelina Collado, 3 year varsity Athlete attending Farmingdale State University; Kathleen Dugan, 3 Year Varsity Athlete, Team Captain attending Binghamton University;  Sarah Haller, 3 year Varsity Athlete, School record holder - Pole Vault attending SUNY Potsdam; Ludjina Jean Pierre, 2 Year Varsity Athlete attending Farmingdale State University; Payal Multani, 3 Year Varsity Athlete attending Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences; Lauren Wesch, 3 Year Varsity Athlete attending New York Institute of Beauty; and Shelbi Wuss- 5 year varsity Athlete- School Record holder in 1500m, 3000m and 3200m.- News 12 Scholar Athlete- 2017 Winter Track State and National Qualifier -2017 Spring track National Qualifier- and Team Captain will be attending American University.

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