The 1997 Girl’ Track and Field (2012 Athletic Award)

The 1997 Girls’ Track and Field team was represented at the State Championships by Eryn Fordney (class of 1999) and seniors Angela Irish, Rachelle Paul, and Sasha Spencer, all of the Class of 1997. All four ran on the 400m relay team, which took second. Irish finished thirteenth in the triple jump, and Paul won the discus and took fifth place in the shot put. Spencer finished second in both the 100m and the 200m, while winning the 400m run. Their team score of 48 points brought the State championship to North Salem. Sandy Sexton was the event coach in the jumps, Jerry Vellutini in the sprints and relays, and Head Coach Dallas Dyer also served as event coach in the throws.