Wheatley Track Athletes Earn County Championship Crowns!

On Friday, 4 June and Thursday, 10 June, Wheatley Track and Field athletes competed in the Nassau County Championships and found terrific success. In addition to the individual and relay championships outlined below, virtually every athlete competed at their highest level of the season. Congratulations to the athletes and to Coach DJ Paulson and Coach Capobianco for the successful season!

Some of the championship highlights include:

  • Our Boys 4x800m Relay team (Scott Schmuck, Declan Brady, Bryan Schmuck, Nadeem Al-Okla) captured the county championship!
  • The Girls 4x800m Relay team (Julianna Mendes, Emmie Keys, Caroline O’Brien, Julia Schriefer) captured the county championship!
  • Nadeem Al-Okla captured the 3000m steeplechase county championship, with Scott Schmuck earning 2nd place!
  • Emmie Keys captured the 2000m steeplechase county championship!
  • Julia Schriefer is a double county champion: first in the 1500m and then in the 800m!

Our friends at Island Photography were present to capture some of the action, and Coach Paulson shared additional photos.

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