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NY CHSAA Sectional

New York City Catholic Schools take 1st step to Federation meet

October 25, 2008 - Van Cortlandt Park, Bronx NY and Close Lakes, SI

RESULTS   Boys NY Section  BQ Section  NS Section  Girls NY Section    BQ Section  NS Section
Courtesy of www.chsaatrack.org
Race Distance: All races 2.5 Miles except where Girls NY Section which is 5000 meters


  • Individual winner Alex Orlando leads Farrell to the team crown in the NY Section with a 36 – 85 win over Fordham Prep
  • Malekah Holland (Bishop Ford) is the only runner under 17:00 to win by 16 seconds.  Bishop Kearny with 3 runners in the top 10 pulls out 66 – 68 win over St Francis Prep for the BQ Section title.
  • Paul and Joseph Gilhuley go 1-2 to lead 3 teammates into the top 10 and an easy win in the BQ Section for Bishop Ford.
  • The sister act of Dominique and Mariah Claudio go 1-2 to lead Staten Island’s St John Villa to the NY Section team crown
  • Chaminade and St Anthonys make it look like a dual meet with the two schools taking the first 8 places in the boys race.  Michael Kiley( Chaminade) grabs top honors and leads his team to the crown.
  • St Anthony’s 9th grader Veronica Leddy takes individual crown by 18 seconds, but St John the Baptist, who puts all 5 of its scoring runners in the top 10, takes the team title