Sabrena Quintois-McKinney doesn’t even own javelin shoes. The South Glens Falls senior had only done the event twice before Friday’s New Balance National Outdoor Track and Field Championship. And the girls she was throwing against were talking about throwing at all their meets.
ENDICOTT — Most of Regina Rosati and Sabrena Quintois-McKinney’s classmates are playing paintball and celebrating the end of high school this weekend. Rosati and Quintois-McKinney were running in the hot sun instead.
ENDICIOTT — Karlee Strong’s phone was blowing up Thursday afternoon. She heard from most of her Hudson Falls teammates wishing her luck at the state track meet. And that was before anyone knew she had made the podium.
CLIFTON PARK — The “yeah” Ian Luhmann let out as he crossed the finish line was almost as much grunt as it was a yell. The Schuylerville senior was part of a relay at the state track championship two years ago, but now he was going as an individual.