Armory Track Invitational (NY) Results

After taking the national lead last week Jill Shippee (Shenendehowa, NY) won a narrow competition Friday night at the Armory in New York City. The exciting competition finished with the top four throwers less than a foot from one another. In second place was Nickolette Dunbar (Whippany Park, Whippany, NJ), making her season debut with an improvement of more than three feet over last year. Courtney Jacobsen (Toll Gate, Warwick, RI) was less than an inch behind Dunbar, with Monae Cooper (New Rochelle, NY) a few inches behind her.

In the boy’s competition Bobby Colantonio (Barrington, RI) launched another 80-foot throw to win the boy’s competition on Saturday. Jared Briere (Woonsocket, RI) placed second, less than a foot ahead of Cameron Thompson (Lakeland/Panas, Cortlandt, NY). Thompson’s best mark of 68’3″ added more than two feet to his personal best.

             2016 Armory Track Invitational - 2/5-6/2016
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Girls Weight Throw Junior
    Name                                            Finals          
  1 Shippee, Jill           Clifton Park, NY        16.34m   53-07.50
  2 Dunbar, Nickolette      Thrower Nation, NJ      16.26m   53-04.25
  3 Jacobsen, Courtney      Warwick, RI             16.24m   53-03.50
  4 Cooper, Monae           New Rochelle, NY        16.12m   52-10.75
  5 Slagus, Jessica         Moscow, PA              15.34m   50-04.00
  6 Molina, Jessica         Westwood, NJ            14.76m   48-05.25
  7 Seifert, Olivia         So Huntington, NY       14.65m   48-00.75

Boys Weight Throw Junior
    Name                                            Finals          
  1 Colantonio, Bobby       Barrington, RI          24.41m   80-01.00
  2 Briere, Jared           Woonsocket, RI          20.96m   68-09.25
  3 Thompson, Cameron       Schrub Oak, NY          20.80m   68-03.00
  4 Zimmerman, Jack         Briarcliff, NY          19.19m   62-11.50
  5 Cote, Dilyn             Woonsocket, RI          19.00m   62-04.00
  6 Greenless, Jacob        Woonsocket, RI          18.32m   60-01.25
  7 Coppolino, Michael      Cumberland, RI          18.07m   59-03.50
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