Adam Kelly (Barrington, RI) threw a personal best to retake the national lead at this weekend’s Armory Collegiate Invitational in New York City on Saturday. Kelly added a foot and a half to his personal best with his winning mark of 78’06.25″. Entering the weekend Daniel Haugh (St. Pius X, Atlanta, GA) held the best indoor mark in the nation with a throw of 78’05.00″. Joseph Segreto (St. Anthony’s, South Huntington, NY) also threw a personal best for second place.
In the girl’s competition Alva Hicks (Classical, Providence, RI) continued a strong season with a new best to beat her Rhode Island rival Leia Mistowski (Narragansett RI) in a close competition. Taniya Mitchell (Mount Vernon, NY) threw a personal best for third place.
Armory Collegiate Invitational New Balance Track & Field Center at The Armory 216 Fort Washington Avenue, New York, NY Saturday February 8, 2014 Boys 25# Weight Throw Junior ========================================================================== Name Year School Finals ========================================================================== 1 Kelly, Adam Barrington RI 23.93m 78-06.25 2 Segreto, Joseph South Huntington NY 20.73m 68-00.25 3 Vadis, Thomas Olusegun Providence RI 20.54m 67-04.75 4 Russell, Owen Providence RI 20.34m 66-08.75 5 Leddy, James South Huntington NY 19.96m 65-06.00 6 Fugere, Connor Woonsocket RI 19.61m 64-04.00 7 Todaro, Nicholas New Rochelle NY 19.52m 64-00.50 8 Arcaro, Gabriel Burlington MA 18.25m 59-10.50 Friday February 7, 2014 Girls 20# Weight Throw Junior ========================================================================== Name Year School Finals ========================================================================== 1 Hicks, Alva Providence RI 16.23m 53-03.00 2 Mistowski, Leia Narragansett RI 16.03m 52-07.25 3 Mitchell, Taniya Mount Vernon NY 15.89m 52-01.75 4 Borriello, Danielle Ellenville NY 15.03m 49-03.75 5 Ebert, Victoria West Greenwich RI 14.86m 48-09.00 6 Cooper, Monae New Rochelle NY 14.65m 48-00.75 7 Donadio, Bianca Providence RI 13.91m 45-07.75 8 Malloy, Meagan North Smithfield RI 13.55m 44-05.50