Knight named Track and Field News High School Boys MVP

Recently Track and Field News announced their top high school athletes of 2020. Traditionally the publication names an athlete of the year across all events, which hammer throwers Rudy Winkler (2013), Walter Henning (2006 and 2007), and Jake Freeman (1999) have previously won. Given the abbreviated nature of the 2020 season, they instead named a most valuable performer this year. A panel of experts voted amongst 5 boys who produced performances that made the all-time top 10 lists, including hammer throw Trey Knight (Ridgefield, WA). Knight came out on top. Read more

Throwhawks Fall Fest (CT) Results

Early school year results out of Connecticut with strong results from Logan Coles (Woonsocket, RI) and a personal best from Leah Moore (Hillhouse, New Haven, CT). Read more

RITCA Mini Meet 7 (RI) Results

In the final meet of the RITCA Mini Meet series Cheyenne Figueroa (Classical, Providence, RI) and Logan Coles (Woonsocket, RI) walked away winners. Figueroa ended the series with a clean sweep of all 7 meets in the series and also continues to lead the nation. The boy’s competition was much closer, as it has been throughout the series, with four boys once again over 200 feet. Read more

RITCA Mini Meet 6 (RI) Results

William Cauley (Barrington, RI) added four feet to his best at the latest edition of the RITCA Mini Meet series this week. The top three boys all were well over 200 feet and all posted personal bests, including a ten foot improvement for Phil Coppolino (Cumberland, RI) and the second time over 200 feet for John Fay (Bishop Hendricken, Warwick, RI). Cheyenne Figueroa (Classical, Providence, RI) once again easily captured the win in the girl’s competition. Read more

RITCA Mini Meet 5 (RI) Results

The latest meet in the RITCA mini meet series took place on Tuesday with Logan Coles (Woonsocket, RI) and Cheyenne Figueroa (Classical, Providence, RI) again taking home the wins. On the boy’s side John Fay (Bishop Hendricken, Warwick, RI) had a big breakthrough in the competition. He added nearly 10 feet to his best to break 200 feet for the first time and place third.
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RITCA Outdoor Championship (RI) Results

Taking place under unusual circumstances, seniors Cheyenne Figueroa (Classical, Providence, RI) and William Cauley (Barrington, RI) both won their first state hammer titles last week at the RITCA outdoor championships in Rhode Island. Runner up Phillip Coppolono (Cumberland, RI) also broke 200 feet for the first time ever in the competition and led entering the final round. Interviews with the winners and more details about the competition are available here. Read more

RITCA Mini Meet 4 (RI) Results

Despite torrential downpour, three boys again broke 200 feet at the latest RITCA mini meet on Tuesday. This time state leader Logan Coles (Woonsocket, RI) captured the win. On the girl’s side Cheyenne Figueroa (Classical, Providence, RI) continued her win streak with yet another victory. Read more

RITCA Mini Meet 3 (RI) Results

Tarik Robinson-O’Hagan (Woonsocket, RI) improved his personal best to upset the competition at this week’s RITCA Mini Meet. National leader Cheyenne Figueroa (Classical, Providence, RI) won yet again in the girl’s competition. Read more

Throwhawks Mini Meet 2 (CT) Results

The latest Throwhawks meet in Connecticut featured several improvements, especially in he girl’s competition. Cheyenne Figueroa (Classical, Providence, RI) once again captured the win, with Trinity Cardillo (Southington, CT) adding 15 feet to her personal best in second place and Madison McGloin (Barrington, RI) also breaking 160 feet for the first time in third.
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RITCA Mini Meet 2 (RI) Results

State leaders Cheyenne Figueroa (Classical, Providence, RI) and Logan Coles (Woonsocket, RI) both took home wins at the RITCA Mini Meet 2 in Providence last week. The boy’s competition in particular featured some strong depth, with fourth place finisher John Fay (Bishop Hendricken, Warwick, RI) even adding more than 10 feet to his best. Read more