Welcome to Section V Track / Cross Country

Coaching News/Opportunities:


  • YEN TIMING SCHOLARSHIP  - INFORMATION

  • Rochester Running Rebels are looking for volunteer coaches for our summer track club, Interested candidates please contact Brian Harris with any questions at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

  • The Brighton CSD has an opening for an Assistant boy's/girl's Varsity Cross-Country Position. Interested candidates can either call or email Fritz Kilian, Director of Athletics at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , (585)242-5000 ext 5070

Upcoming Meets

Sectional Meet Standards have been posted. The Leaderboard Auto/Prov standards have been updated.

Championship Meets and Deadlines:


May 30 - Sectional Championships:
* Please do not make phone entries...
* There is no scratch deadline, so do not overbook anyone.
*A PENT athlete can ONLY be entered in the PENT event.
* Relay names(4-6) are required for each relay entry

- Online Entries due - Mon -  May 25, 9pm
- Coordinator Seeding Mtg - Tues - May 26, 6pm

June 5 - State Qualifier Meet:
- Caledonia-Mumford HS
--Online Entries due - Sun - May 31, 9pm
--Scratch deadline: - Wed - June 3, 8pm
--Scratch process: email scratches to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 (removing an entry in your account does not scratch the entry)

May 30 - Sectional Championships:
- Classes AA-A at Victor HS
- Classes B-CC at Brockport State
- Classes C-D at
- Online Entries due - Mon -  May 25, 9pm
- Coordinator Seeding Mtg - Tues - May 26, 6pm

June 5 - State Qualifier Meet:
- Caledonia-Mumford HS
--Online Entries due - Sun - May 31, 9pm
--Scratch deadline: - Wed - June 3, 8pm
--Scratch process: email scratches to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. - See more at: http://www.sectionvtrack.com/outdoor-track/schedule#sthash.CbDCtu3O.dpuf
May 30 - Sectional Championships:
- Classes AA-A at Victor HS
- Classes B-CC at Brockport State
- Classes C-D at
- Online Entries due - Mon -  May 25, 9pm
- Coordinator Seeding Mtg - Tues - May 26, 6pm

June 5 - State Qualifier Meet:
- Caledonia-Mumford HS
--Online Entries due - Sun - May 31, 9pm
--Scratch deadline: - Wed - June 3, 8pm
--Scratch process: email scratches to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. - See more at: http://www.sectionvtrack.com/outdoor-track/schedule#sthash.CbDCtu3O.dpuf

 

County Championships 2015

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Monroe County Championships

Rush-Henrietta Girls win by 1 point over Penfield 102-101

Greece Olympia Boys win with 75

Jenna Berry of Pittsford Mendon high jumps 5-5 (ties Midlakes Lantrip for ranking 7th in state)

Christian Johnson of Victor sets SVSBs in both Discus and Shot Put

A lot of Section V Season Bests were set including:

Christian Johnson in both the discus, 160-0, NYS-9, and the shot put, 54-0.5, NYS-10

Anthony Clark of Gates-Chili  in the 110 hurdles, 14.59, NYS-8

Britney Swarthout of Penfield  in the 400 hurdles, 63.66, NYS-8

Harper Stewart of Penfield in the Pentathlon, 2896 NYS-9

Anna Kostarellis of Churchville-Chili in the 2000 Steeple, 7:02.28, NYS-9

Calvary Rogers of Greece Athena in the 400m, 48.94, NYS-11

Adonis Davis of Batavia in the high jump, 6-4, NYS-13 (tie) (SVSB is 6-4.5 by Hines of Sodus)

Darcy Deangelis of Spencerport in the triple jump, 37-0.5, NYS-14

Melissa Tylock of Penfield in the 1500m Racewalk, 7:38.40, NYS-14

Rush-Henrietta’s Boys 4x800 relay team of Noah Taddesse, Ryan Yuhas, Mehammed Aburahim and Paul Henry , 8:04.49, NYS-19

Tremaine Moore of Greece-Olympia in the Long Jump, 21-9.75, NYS-26

Isaac Goodman of Pittsford Mendon in the 3200, 9:31.41, NYS-32, (to go along with his 1600 SVSB of 4:23.77 from last week at Marion, NYS-38).

Lanae-Tava Thomas and Tori Thompson of Rush-Henrietta swept the 100 and 200.

 

Wayne-Fingerlakes League Championships

Justin Sanders-Schifano of Sodus wins 100, 100 hurdles, 400 hurdles and comes within an inch of a SVSB in the long jump with a 18-05.5, NYS-10

Aubrianna Lantrip of Midlakes high jumps 5-5 for SVSB and 7th best in state, also wins triple jump.

Andrew Hines of Sodus high jumps 6-4.5 for SVSB and 12th best in state.

Wayne Central Girls win a close one over Palymyra-Macedeon

Dundee takes the Boys Championship

Eddie Ely of Palmyra-Macedon wins 400 and 800.

Dawson Bathgate of East Rochester wins 1600 and 3200.

 

RCAC

McQuaid won Boys, School of the Arts won Girls

McQuaid’s Boys 4x400 won with a SVSB of 3:24.34

8th grader Destiny Smith of World of Inquiry won the 100 and 200

9th grader Carina Giannini of SOTA won the 1500 and 3000

 

Genesee Region Championships

Pembroke Girls won a squeaker over Byron-Bergen-Elba 122-119

Oakfield-Alabama-Elba won over Byron-Bergen-Elba 151.50-132

Alex Hogue off Wheatland-Chili wond the 1600, 3200 and took second in the 800

Freshmen Grace Kibler of Attica won the 2000 Steeplechase at 7:37.50

 

Livingston County Championships

Everett Gieger of Caledonia-Mumford won the 1600 and 3200

Ryan McQuillen of LeRoy wins triple jump and long jump

Jack Bates of Haverling won the pole vault at 13’7”

 

Steuben County Championships

Alfred-Almond dominated the boys meet winning with 194 points.

Alfred-Almond  had a lot more competition on the girls side winning with 126 points over Addison 120 and Canisteo-Greenwood 107

Royal Comet

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Sammy Watson wins Tanski with 2nd best time in the State

R-H Girls 4x100 set Section V Record

Photos by Ron Kalasinskas at www.rochesterforkids.com

After setting State leading marks in the 400 and 800 last week, Sammy Watson decided to try the 1500 since it was the premier event at her home meet and she ran the 4:34.01 for a meet record, SVSB, and 2nd best mark in the state (Julia Zachgo of Shenendowa ran a 4:33.35 today at the Eddy Games in Albany).  The previous night at the Marion Invitational Sammy won the 100 and 200.

Back at Royal Comet, the Rush-Henrietta girls 4x100 relay team of Stephanie Nwachi, Tori Thompson, Lanae-Tava Thomas and Adama Donzo set a new Section V record of 47.90 breaking Edison Tech’s record of 48.06 from 2000.

And they still weren’t done as Lanae-Tava Thomas and Tori Thompson swept the 100 and 200 with Thomas breaking the meet record in both.  Thomas broke her 4th meet record of the day by winning the long jump.

Ceara Watson finished it off winning the 400 with a meet record time.

Rush’s boys had some marks too with Keanu Heedram winning the discus with a SVSB of 156-10 to rank 11th in the state.

And Paul Henry set a meet record in the 800 with a 1:56.32.

As a team Rush-Henrietta won both the boys and girls meets by wide margins.

Brockport freshmen Briana Young threw the discus 124’ to win the meet and rank 9th in the state, 1st among freshmen.

The boys Tanski mile was won by Mike Mallow of Fairport at 4:24.40, but the fastest 1600 of the weekend was run by Isaac Goodman of Pittsford Mendon at the Marion Invitational with a 4:23.77. Fairport freshmen Ben Bulkeley was the next best Section V runner in the 1600 with a 4:29.45

Autumn Albrecht of Brockport set a new SVSB of 10:14.60 in the 3000.

Dawson Bathgate of East Rochester took 2nd in the 3k Steeplechase, but his mark of 9:48.22 is the new SVSB.

8th grader Erica Ellis of Gates-Chili won the pole vault tying the meet record of 11-0.  She’s just 3” off of Karmen Auble’s 8th grade state record.

Greece Arcadia’s boys 4x100 set a SVSB by winning with 43.59.

Alec Rice of Geneseo matched his SVSB winning the high jump at 6-3.

At the Marion Invitational Penfield won the girls and Lockport won the boys.

Christian Johnson of Victor won the shot put and discus and his shot put of 53-04.50 is a SVSB.

Victor's Boys 4x400 set a SVSB of 3:26.71

Matt Barton of Victor won the 110 and 400 hurdles.

Freshmen Nathan Lawler of Pittsford Mendon won the 3200 with a 9:39.14 which places him just ahead of Majd Rouhana of Fairport for the top two freshmen two-milers in the state.

Eddie Ely of Palmyra-Macedon set a SVSB in the 800 with a 1:55.21

Calvary Rogers of Greece Athena won the 400, 200 and took 2nd in the 100.

Pittsford Mendon girls 4x800 set a SVSB of 9:28.32

Section V Highlights May 7-9 , 2015

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Sammy Watson sets 3 Section V Records at Loucks Games winning 400, 800 and 4x400 all with state leading marks.

Loucks Games:

Sammy Watson of Rush-Henrietta is crushing the whole state. 

Sammy's win in the 400 with a 53.59, beat Maddie Kopp's Section V record of 54.99 (wow... from the first sub-55 to way under 54), its also more than a second faster than next best in the state, and ranks 7th in the nation. 

Ceara Watson also came close to beating Maddie Kopp's 400 record with her 3rd place time of 56.18 which ranks 4th in the state.

Sammy's win in the 800 at 2:08.73 beats Asia Henry's 2:09.3h from 2009, and also ranks 7th in the nation.

And in the final event of the meet, Sammy ran a 53.55 anchor in the 4x400 to lead her Rush-Henrietta team of Lanae-Tava Thomas, Ceara Watson, and Tori Thompson to victory with a Section V Record Time of 3:47.65 beating East's 3:48.99 from 1986 (almost 30 years ago).

Hilton Showdown:

Calvary Rogers won the 400 with a meet record and SVSB of 49.11 (NYS10)

Greece Olympia won the 4x100 with a SVSB of 44.14 (NYS25)

Victor Twilight:

Penfield wins girls team over Victor 104-93

Victor wins boys team over Penfield 124.5-75

Ethan Maguire of Penfield won the Pole Vault with 14-8 (NYS4)

Matt Barton of Victor won the 400 Hurdles with 56.37 (NYS13)

Erika Tillotson wins 400 Hurdles with 1:05.46(NYS16)

Eddie Ely won the 400 with a 49.56 (NYS18)

Andrew Davis of Penn Yan won the 3K Steeple with 10:11.10 (NYS41)

Fairport won the 4x800 with 8:17.67 (NYS34)

Eastridge Lancer Invitational:

Mercy won girls over Batavia 110-99

Batavia won boys over Webster Thomas 140.5 orver 102.5

Devin Koepp won the Discus with 156-2 (NYS9) and the Shot Put with 52-3 (NYS16)

From last week's Batavia Invitational

Everett Gieger of Caledonia-Mumford won the 1600 with 4:24.34 (NYS27)

IAAF World Relays

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Brycen Spratling gets another World Record

Brycen Spratling, (Webster Schroeder 2010) ran in a world record DMR over the weekend adding this to his indoor 500 world record from the winter.

http://olympictalk.nbcsports.com/2015/05/03/world-relays-usain-bolt-jamaica-usa-justin-gatlin/

The U.S. men’s distance medley relay team of Kyle Merber (1200m leg), Brycen Spratling (400m), Brandon Johnson (800m) and Ben Blankenship (1600m) broke the world record by .06 by clocking 9:15.50. Of that quartet, only Johnson has competed at a World Championships or Olympics. They beat Kenya, the previous world-record holder, by 1.7 seconds.