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Track and field state championship capsules

WNY’s qualifiers

Boys

Division I

100m: Lavette Warren (Lockport). 200m: Nathaniel Davis (Sweet Home), Dave Wolanin (Lancaster). 400m: Jaelin Marong (Canisius), Tresten White (Lockport). 110 hurdles: Jeffery Menyah (Niagara Falls), Ben Larson (Jamestown). 400 hurdles: Menyah (Niagara Falls). 4x100 relay: Lockport (Kahlil James, Lavette Warren, Tom Wendt, Dante Mount, alt: Mason Bovain). 4x400 relay: West Seneca West (Robert Frazer, John Gorman, Parker Welling, Austin Ensminger, alt: Peter Borzillieri). Long jump: Jake Valley (Lancaster), Christian Graziano (Wmsv. South). Triple jump: Terius Wheatley (Orchard Park). Shot put: Colin Blair (Lancaster), Britton Mann (Clarence). Discus: Sam Wray (Starpoint), Colin Blair (Lancaster). 800m: Anthony Hawthorne (Niagara Falls). 1,600: Steve Neumaier (Lancaster). 3,200: Calvin Butlak (Lake Shore). Steeplechase: Matt Mercer (Orchard Park). 4x800 relay: Sweet Home (Will Schultz, Chris Nowak, Josh Hammer, Mitchell Daddario, alts: Kevin Terragnoli and Matt Penberthy). High jump: Wheatley (Orchard Park). Pole vault: Trevor Koch (Frontier), Josh Willson (Sweet Home). Pentathlon: Chris Walter (St. Francis), Ty Becker (Lake Shore), Connor Harrigan (Grand Island).

Division II

100m: Jalin Cooper (Medina), Alex Dildy (Bennett), Anthony Stitt (St. Mary’s). 200m: Dildy (Bennett). 400: Mike Coatsworth (East Aurora). 110 hurdles: Josh Fischer (Falconer), MJ Morris (Amherst). 400 hurdles: Jack Zagrobelny (East Aurora), Jack Behlmaier (Cheektowaga). 4x100 relay: Bennett (Dildy, Dave Hall, Shundrekis Lewis, Kendrick Benson, alt: Jetone Shuford), Dunkirk (Miguel Alicea, Juan Damas, Dontrell Clemons, Jose Morales, alts: Issiah Velez, Ethan Francis). 4x400 relay: East Aurora (Lincoln Buccieri, Mike Coatsworth, Mike Durant, Matt McLaughlin, alts: Jack Zagrobelny, Pat Murray), Cheektowaga (Jack Behlmaier, Hakiem Black, Alonzo Rodriguez-Spencer, Naeem Shah). Long jump: Nick Serafin (Depew), Claudious Modi (Timon), Zach Sarratori (Wilson). Triple jump: Chris Hammond (Gowanda), Modi (Timon). Shot put: Roman Greco (All.-Limestone), Michael Bowers (Randolph). Discus: Greco (All.-Limestone), Jamie Belzile (Catt./Little Valley). 800m: Owen Barber (All.-Limestone), Dylan Servos (Alden). 1,600: Owen Barber (All.-Limestone). 3,200: Kenny Vasbinder (East Aurora). Steeplechase: TJ Murray (East Aurora). 4x800 relay: East Aurora (Matt McLaughlin, Pat Murray, Will Zink, Kenny Vasbinder, TJ Murray, Ian Russ). High jump: Donel Cathcart (Cardinal O’Hara), Nick Serafin (Depew), Shawn Cooper (Alden). Pole vault: Trent Howard (Chautauqua Lake), Sean Foley (Lew-Port). Pentathlon: Zachary Jones (Holland), Jonathon Rowe (St. Mary’s of Lancaster).

Girls

Division I

100m: Lynda Brundige (Hutch-Tech), Kyri Jackson (Nia.-Wheatfield). 200: Brundige (Hutch-Tech), Jackson (Niagara-Wheatfield). 400: Jenna Crean (Orchard Park), Amy Villarini (Hamburg). 100 hurdles: Alyssa Oviasogie (Will South), 400 hurdles: Samantha Ruszczyk. 4x100: Lancaster (Ashley Grazen, Allie Mazur, Tiffany Cycon, Molly Scarpello, alt: Olivia Gervan), Sweet Home (Nerae Trueheart, Camryn McCrossan, Rachel Roberson, Terionna Ware, alt: Sadira Brown). 4x400 relay: Sweet Home (Bella Calloway, Roberson, Ware, Amaya Turnage, alt: Sam Peterman). Long jump: McKyla Brooks (Frontier), Sarah Yensan (Lockport). Triple jump: Brooks (Frontier), Brown (Sweet Home). Shot put: Rebecca Stiefler (Frontier), Alexa Hillis (Orchard Park). Discus: Stiefler (Frontier), Hillis (Orchard Park). 800: Gabrielle Orie (Nardin), Abbey Lang (Lockport). 1,500: Sam Peterman (Sweet Home), Orie (Nardin). 3,000: Katrina Patterson (Clarence). Steeplechase: Naomi Wistner (Williamsville North). 4x800 relay: Clarence (Talia Williams, Hannah Reinhardt, Elisabeth Rott, Dana Warner, alt: Patterson). High jump: Chrisanna Green (Jamestown), Olivia Gervan (Lancaster). Pole vault: Taylor Thurnherr (Hamburg). Pentathlon: Tiana Luton (Sweet Home).

Division II

100: Taylor Alston (Tapestry), Taniya Jamison (Tapestry), Ayana Bursie (Cheektowaga), Emilee Hanlon (Dunkirk). 400: Emma Seiders (Silver Creek), 100 hurdles: Hailey Rospierski (Alden), Mckenna Maycock (Randolph). 400 hurdles: Maycock (Randolph), Sara Augustine (Alden). 4x100 relay: Tapestry (Nia Stevens, Taylor Hunter, Jamison, Alston), Depew (Caitlin Augustyn, Cassie Serafin, Katelynn Frawley, Samantha Spinella). 4x400 relay: Randolph (Alexis Hinman, Halle Lienhart, Mackenzie Evans, Maycock, alts: Taryn Dechow and Reagab Miinte). Long jump: ShawnnFoster (Cheektowaga), Aleeya Clemons (Olean). Triple jump: Foster (Cheektowaga), Chanyce Powell (Albion), Meghan Krawiec (Immaculata). Shot put: Jessica Wiede (Springville), Justyn Milks (Pioneer), Maggie Gerard (Immaculata). Discus: Brianna Tutuska (Eden), Morgan Palmer (East Aurora), Gerard (Immaculata). 800: Molly McLaughlin (East Aurora), Kimberly Fohrd (Mt. St. Mary). 1,500: Sophia Tasselmyer (East Aurora), Hope Pietrocarlo (Maple Grove). 3,000: Tasselmyer (East Aurora), Fiona Danieu (East Aurora). Steeplechase: Megan Caltagirone (Holland), Katie Simon (Immaculata). 4x800 relay: East Aurora (Danieu, McLaughlin, Maisy Webster, Hannah Weppner, alt: Tasselmyer). High jump: Rospierski (Holland), Ryanne Yehl (Salamanca). Pole vault: Aubrey Rockoff (Amherst), Alyssa Coustenis (Salamanca). Pentathlon: Brenna Gelen (All.-Limestone), Kathryn Vogl (St. Mary’s).