Watch out Rio de Janeiro! There’s a storm brewing – not a typical storm, but instead a “red storm.” A contingent of former athletes and current coaches from St. John’s University, Jamaica, have made the trip to Rio to participate in the 2016 Summer Olympic Games.
Maj. Eugene McCarthy made the ultimate sacrifice 25 years ago. The 1973 graduate of Nazareth H.S., East Flatbush, was the first Brooklyn casualty of the 1991 Gulf War.
After three meets this season, CYO awarded its outdoor track champions on May 22.
The runners from St. Joseph the Worker Catholic Academy have plenty of heart. The academy formed a track program in the spring of 2013 for students in fifth through eighth grade. The program expanded to include the CYO fall cross-country and winter indoor track seasons.
The Bishop Kearney H.S. cross-country track team won the Brooklyn/Queens championship Oct. 26.
The legacy of coaching for the Xaverian H.S. track team has passed from father to son. What a fitting tribute for Father’s Day!
Here are the complete results from this year’s boys and girls CYO track Olympics.
The CYO hosted its final regular season outdoor track meet May 18. It was the Warren Scullen Memorial meet.
Bishop Kearney twin sisters Tess and Jackie Gallagher had a strong showing at the CHSAA sophomore city championship.
Two Msgr. McClancy M.H.S., East Elmhurst, varsity track runners recently set new school records. At the New York State Championships in March, junior Sidney Gibbons set the new school record in the 55-meter high hurdles with a time of 7.38 seconds. He is currently ranked No. 1 in the state in the 100-meter high hurdles […]