Crunden Wins County High Jump

At the league ll track meet, all eyes were on Jackie Crunden in the high jump. Photo: Scott File
At the league ll track meet, all eyes were on Jackie Crunden in the high jump. Photo: Scott File
Crunden took 2nd in the 55M hurdles. Photo: Scott File
Crunden took 2nd in the 55M hurdles. Photo: Scott File
At the NY Armory, Crunden clears her goal. Photo: Scott File
At the NY Armory, Crunden clears her goal. Photo: Scott File
Stimson 8th Grader Shelbi Wuss
Stimson 8th Grader Shelbi Wuss
At the County Championships Crunden gets the star treatment on MSG Varsity.
At the County Championships Crunden gets the star treatment on MSG Varsity.
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Girls Track Coach Mr. Rufus Shepard brought back great news from the Suffolk County Track Championships that were held this past weekend. Jackie Crunden won the Large School County Championship in the High Jump. (5' 5") She is currently ranked number 2 in the state.  Jackie also ran a personal best in the hurdles (8.82) placing second in the county.

Meghan Powers finished fourth in the high jump (4' 10") and has qualified to participate in the state qualifier meet on February 10th.

And Stimson 8th Grader, Shelbi Wuss ran a personal best in the 3000m run (11:53.8) and Whitman senior Asha Burwell completed the 300m dash in 49.01 seconds.

Coach Shepard is South Huntington’s District-Wide Teacher of the Year!


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Crunden Takes League II Title

Girls winter track results from this past Saturday's League 2 Championships are in and Whitman's Jackie Crunden tied a League II record by high jumping 5'4" capturing the League II title for this year. She also finished 2nd in the 55m hurdles.

In other results from the day, Meghan Powers jumped 5'0" in the high jump and took home a third place medal. Julianna Pasquarello threw a personal best in the shot put. (23' 11"), and Rebecca Shaiman completed the 1500m race walk in 10:21.

Congratulations Girls!