Boy's Indoor Track Team Conference Champs
The boy’s indoor track team won the 2011-2012 Independent Conference Championships, held January 29th at UAlbany. CHS is the only small school competing in that league, making the boy's 134-124 win over conference powerhouse Scotia-Glenville a major accomplishment.
The Boy's Indoor Track Team consists of:
Seniors: Sam Mackerer, Jason Summers, Justin Tamez, Billy Whitbeck
Juniors: Rephael Joseph, Jon Mackerer, Ryan Mackerer, Ian Schillinger-Brokaw, Ross Wightman
Sophomores: Justin Custer, Max Lagonia, Cassidy Palladino, Tyler Rivera
Freshman: Ian Allen, Austin Burnell
They are coached by Katharine Sager and Suzanne Wightman.
2011-2012 has been a record breaking season for the boys, with new school records being set at every meet.
The 13 new records set this season are:
50m Hurdles - Jason Summers 7.6
300m - Billy Whitbeck 39.0
600m - Ross Wightman 1:32.3 (the 600m record has been broken four times this season - first by Ryan Mackerer, then Ryan broke his own record, then by Billy Whitbec, and most recently by Ross)
1600m - Ross Wightman 4:37.0
3200m - Ross Wightman 10:20.0
4x200m Relay - Billy Whitbeck, Jon Mackerer, Rephael Joseph, Sam Mackerer 1:41.9
4x400m Relay - Max Lagonia, Jon Mackerer, Ryan Mackerer, Billy Whitbeck 3:53.5
4x800m Relay - Billy Whitbeck, Ian Schillinger-Brokaw, Ryan Mackerer, Ross Wightman 8:45.7
Sprint Medley Relay (400, 200, 200, 800) - Ryan Mackerer, Rephael Joseph, Sam Mackerer, Ross Wightman 4:04.5
Distance Medley Relay (1200, 400, 800, 1600) - Ian Allen, Billy Whitbeck, Ryan Mackerer, Ross Wightman 11:52.0
High Jump - Jason Summers 6’ 0”
Triple Jump - Jason Summers 38’ 3.25”
Pole Vault - Ross Wightman 10’ 6”