Record Setting League Champions

(Left to right) Gianna Paul, Aniyah Walters, Lizzie Schreiber, and Antonette Pommell set a new school record in the 4x200m relay and qualified for Nationals. thumbnail161826
(Left to right) Gianna Paul, Aniyah Walters, Lizzie Schreiber, and Antonette Pommell set a new school record in the 4x200m relay and qualified for Nationals.
Grace Weigele broke the 20-year-old school record in the 1000m run with a time of 3:08:69. thumbnail161825
Grace Weigele broke the 20-year-old school record in the 1000m run with a time of 3:08:69.
Lizzie Schreiber, Grace Weigele, Antonette Pommell, Gianna Paul, and Aniyah Walters (not pictured) won first place in their events, becoming League 2 Champions. thumbnail161827
Lizzie Schreiber, Grace Weigele, Antonette Pommell, Gianna Paul, and Aniyah Walters (not pictured) won first place in their events, becoming League 2 Champions.
The Girls Winter Track team continues to make history! Captain Grace Weigele set a new school record in the 1000m run. Grace placed first at the Jim Howard meet with a winning time of 3:11.78, breaking a 20 year old record formerly held by Amanda Ghanie (Class of 2004). At the League 2 Championships, Grace broke the record again with a time of 3:08:69 and claimed League Champion, along with her teammates. At the Armory, the 4 x 200m relay team continued to display championship running by also setting a new school record. The girls ran a 1:43.7 to set a new school record for Walt Whitman and qualify for Nationals in March. 

League 2 Champions:

Grace Weigele: 1000m run and the 1500m

Aniyah Walters: 55m Hurdles (Currently ranked #1 on Long Island)

Lizzie Schreiber: 300m dash

Gianna Paul: Long Jump

4 x 200m Relay: Gianna Paul, Antonette Pommell, Aniyah Walters, Lizzie Schreiber

Great job girls!!