Friday, 16 March 2012 00:00
Friends Academy congratulates three members of the FA Winter Track and Field Team for their achievements at the recent State Championship Meet, which was held at Cornell University. FA students competed against 14 different sections across the state.
Sophomore Candace Taylor of Westbury ran as a member of the Section VIII Intersectional Distance Medley Relay at the State Championship Meet. (The other members included Kathleen Kennedy (senior) from Plainedge, Kristina Cioro (senior) from MacArthur, and Catherine Young (senior) from Massapequa. This relay ended up placing second in the State, winning them the silver medal. Candace earned the following awards: All-Conference VI; All-County Class B; All-County All-Class; All State and school record breaker.