SEA GIRLS WIN NY ARCHDIOCESAN TITLE First Sectional win since 2013! junior sam walz wins the Meet's Track mVP
1/29 - NY/BQ Sectional & NYC Championship - Armory For the first time since 2013, the girls win the NY Archdiocesan Championship and they did so in convincing fashion. The team scores 83 points to top defending champion Notre Dame Academy who scored 46 points. In the combined NY/BQ City Championship the team finishes 4 points behind Archbishop Molloy 52-48. Junior Sam Walz won the NYC & NY Sectional championship in the 55 meters with a blazing fast time of 7.37. Her time is tied for the #8 Fastest in Staten Island History. Walz would later dip to first place in the 300 meters winning in a time of 42.35, which had to go down to the thousandths place! Walz's performances on the track earned her the meet's "Track MVP award." Nicolina Siracusa came up for a big third place with a PR of 7.60. Senior Victoria Dziubela took 3rd in the 1,000 in a time of 3:18.29. Junior Krissy Sarnicola ran a HUGE 3,000 by dipping under 11 minutes to take 2nd in 10:59.53 in a massive PR. Dziubela and Sarnicola would come back to take 2nd (5:09.47) and 3rd (5:10.70) in the 1,500 meters! The 4x200 took 3rd place in 1:54.42. We had a great day in the field events as well. Freshmen Frances Maglione won the NYC/NY Sectional title with an 18" PR of 30'-8" in the shot put.Junior Olivia Cowan had a monster jump of 35'-.5" to win the NYC/NY Sectional title. Her jump is tied for #10 in Staten Island History!
The boys got things kicked off with a big race by Joey Wilson who was second in the 3,200 in a 7 second PR of 9:35.94. His time is less than a second off of the school record held by teammate Dylan Doskocil. James LaMarca, Matthew Brodsky, Derek Pisapia and Jonathan Walz combine to run 3:39.60 FAT which breaks a 16 year school record! Brodsky would late double back to take 2nd in the 400 meters running 51.72 FAT. His time broke Steven Anzalone's soph record of 53.94 from 2017. Brodsky now has the Soph 300, 400, 600 and 4x400 records. Soph Derek Pisapia takes 5th in the 600 with a 4 second PR of 1:28.57. Dylan Doskocil took 4th in the 800 (2:04.40) and later took 2nd in the 1,000 (2:43.15). Joey Wilson doubled back to run 4:30.97 for 3rd in the 1,600. Soph Cody Doskocil ran an 8 second PR in the 1,600 (4:40.58). Soph Robert Imparato ran 4:59.08 for his first sub 5 minute mile! The boys finish in 7th place in the City Standings (13 pts) and 5th in the NY Sectionals (23 pts)
1/15 - Staten Island Champs - Ocean Breeze Both boy and girls teams have a competitive day and finish in 3rd place. The Doskocil brothers get things kicked off with a 3rd (10:02.07) and 5th (10:17.68) finish in the 3,200. Cody broke his PR by 13 seconds! Nick Runfola takes 2nd in a big PR of 6.82 FAT. He is the top returner in the 55 for next year! In perhaps the most exciting race of the day, soph Matthew Brodsky comes from way back to win the 600 in 1:24.43. It knocks almost two seconds off the sophomore school record that he lowered the day before. Joey Wilson and Derek Pisapia ran tough in the 1,000 with a 2nd and 5th place finish. Wilson would come back later and take 2nd in the 1600 in 4:29.77. The 4x200 runs a near two second seasonal best time of 1:35.99. Runfola splits 23.1 on the anchor leg! The 4x400 gets 3rd and an all-soph 4x800 runs 8:54.04 to take 3rd as well. Garofano runs a big anchor leg PR of 2:13.5. In the field, Shane McAnuff breaks the soph school record with a toss of 41'-6.25" for the silver medal. Matt Menecchino is third in the TJ with a PR of 38'-8.25" and Marioluca Fabi is 5th in 36'-1". Fabi would later PR in the HJ with a 2nd place jump of 5'-6"
On the girls side, Jessica Longo runs a gritty 3,000 to start the day with a 5th place time of 11:58. Vic Dziubela is tough and runs PR's in the 1000 (3:07.14) and 600 (1:41.97) - both second place finishes. Nicolina Siracusa wins the girls pole vault and takes 3rd in the 55. The 4x800 (5th) and 4x400 (3rd) run very competitive races. An exciting 4x200 led to our win with freshmen Isabella McCumsky on the anchor leg. Olivia Cowan takes 3rd in the TJ and LJ.
1/14 - Frosh/Soph NYC Champs - Ocean Breeze The tream has a spirited effort throughout the day and finishes a school best 2nd at the NYC Soph Championships. Derek Pisapia wins the Soph NYC & NY Sectional title in the 1,000. Derek Pisapia took first place in the 1,000 meters with a time of 2:46.36. Pisapia later teamed with James LaMarca, Louis Quiles and Anthony DIStefano to take gold in the 4x400 (3:53.83). Shane McAnuff tossed a three foot personal best in the shot put with a put of 40-3” to earn the silver medal. Cody Doskocil (1600-4:51.05) and Robert Imparato (3,200 -10:47.91) earned third place medals. Thirty minutes later Doskocil, Jonathan Walz, Colin Bennett and Robert Imparato placed third in the 4x800 with a time of 9:16.80. Damian Aviles was third in the triple jump with a jump of 36-3”. Matthew Brodsky took third place as well in the 600 meters with a time of 1:26.19. Johnny Walz runs a two second PR to take 5th in 1:32.51. The Soph 4x800 "B" runs a huge race to take 4th. Jeremy Muccio is 5th in a PR of 17'-10 in the LJ.
bOYS 4X800 PUNCH TICKETS TO BOSTON Qualify for the George T. Eastment Final for an Island Leading 16th Time
1/11 - Millrose Time Trials - Armory The Varsity Boys 4x800 runs a big seasonal best time of 8:13.90 FAT that is currently #4 in the CHSAA with teams having until Sunday to post a qualifying time. The team time is an 11 second seasonal best and qualifies the team for the National Championships. Senior Dylan Doskocil (2:05.6), Soph Matt Brodsky (2:03.3 - 7 sec PR), Senior Joey Wilson (2:00.6 - 3 sec PR) and Soph Derek Pisapia (2:04.3 - 3 sec PR) rounded out the squad.
The Girls 4x400 continued the fast running for the Vikings by posting a four second seasonal best time of 4:15.86 FAT. They won their heat of the 4x400 by almost TEN seconds. Senior Vic Dziubela (63.1 - PR), Junior Kristen Sarnicola (63.9 - PR), Junior Sam Walz (61.6 - PR) and Soph Laila Velazquez (67.1 - PR) completed the relay. The Girls 4x400 is now ranked #4 in the CHSAA with4 days remaining for teams to post a time. The Girls SMR is ranked #3 in the CHSAA. The Top 6 SMR's qualify for the New Balance Grand Prix in Boston and the Top 6 4x400's qualify for the Millrose Games.
1/7 - Freedom Games - Ocean Breeze Lots of PR's set in the 1600, 300 and 600's. Joey Wilson breaks 4:30 for the first time to take 6th place in 4:27.62 FAT - the #2 time in the CHSAA. Matthew Brodsky breaks the Soph 300 school record with a time of 37.64 FAT. The old record was held by the great Jonathan Fazio who ran 38.1 in 1998. Super sophs Derek Pisapia (4:48.07) and Cody Doskocil (4:48.76) not only break 5:00 mins for the first time but break 4:50!
Sam Walz breaks 43 for the first time with a time of 42.48 - a BIG PR. Junior Krissy Sarnicola runs a BIG 1,600 meters with a time of 5:27.59 FAT. Her time is more than 10 seconds better than her old PR. Sara Edmonds PR's by 9 seconds in the 1,000 and hits 3:35.4. Soph Laila Velazquez breaks 1:50 for the 600 with a time of 1:49.93 FAT.
12/30 - CHSAA Novice Champs - Ocean Breeze The Varsity Boys 4x800 runs 8:24.33 for 3rd place overall. Big legs by soph Derek Pisapia (2:07.5 PR) and senior Joey Wilson (2:02.1 PR). Cody Doskocil (3200) and Matthew Menecchino (TJ) win Novice City Championships. Menecchino (37'-11) and Damian Aviles (35'-9) both PR by over TWO feet! Sophs Doskocil breaks his 3,200 PR by 27 seconds and Robert Imparato smashes his 3,200 PR by 21 seconds (3rd - 10:56.57). Matt Marzano breaks his 300 PR by 3 seconds (41.16) and breaks 26 for the first time on the double!
The Girls 4x200 runs a seasonal best for the second time this week by dipping under 1:50 for the first time in many, many years! Our 2nd place time of 1:49.66 takes 2nd place. Anya Scattaglia breaks 30 for the first time! In the 4x400, the team runs a seasonal best time of 4:19.52 FAT. Vic Dziubela and Sam Walz both split 62 pt. Laila Velazquez (1 sec), Alexis Trapanese (1 sec), Alex Tavarez (3 secs) all record big PR's. Frosh thrower Frances Maglione thorws a FOUR foot PR with a toss of 29'-5" to take 3rd in the shot put.
12/27 - Ocean Breeze Holiday Festival- Ocean Breeze The Girls 4x200 runs a seasonal best time of 1:50.74 FAT. The relay qualifies for the finals and takes 5th overall. In the trials., Nicolina Siracusa (27.7), Samantha Walz (25.9 PR), Olivia Cowan (28.3), Vic Dziubela (28.8 PR) handled the stick. Later in the day, the same foursome would team up to run 4:25.38 FAT in the SMR to earn 2nd place medals. Samantha Walz (63.2), Nicolina Siracusa (27.5), Olivia Cowan (28.8) and Victoria Dziubela (2:25.9) earn their second acceptance into the National Championships. The relay is ranked #1 in NY State and #3 USA. Not to be outdone, the Boys SMR runs 3:44.28 to also qualify for Nationals. Soph Matthew Brodksy (51.9 PR), Nick Runfola (23.9), Jason Caccavo (24.2 PR) and Joey Wilson (2:04.3) take 4th place overall. The boys are ranked #3 NYS and #6 USA. These are excellent times for the early indoor season. The Soph Boys 4x400 earn 5th place medals.
12/18 - Bishop Loughlin Games - BOYS - Ocean Breeze Joey Wilson (3rd) and Dylan Doskocil (4th) earn medals in the Invitational 2 mile with times of 9:45.10 and 9:56.51 respectively. Matthew Brodsky makes his debut in the 600 meters by crushing the soph school record by 2 seconds. His time of 1:26.28 FAT breaks the old school record of 1:28.1 held by Nick Italiano from 2008. Matthew Menecchino PR's by two feet with a 35'-5.5" triple jump. The Soph 4x400 wins in an exciting 3:43.61 FAT.
12/17 - Bishop Loughlin Games - GIRLS - Ocean Breeze Krissy Sarnicola gets things kicked off with her first entry in an invitational event placing 8th in the 2 Mile with a time of 12:11.29 FAT. Longo & Edmonds run aggressive 1000's going through the 800 in new 800 PR's! Sam Walz runs 7.56 FAT to qualify for the New Balance Nationals! The Varsity 4x200 runs, on tired legs, a seasonal best of 1:51.84 and takes 5th in the finals!
12/10 - CHSAA Relay Carnival - Armory The Soph 4x400 wins in 3:57.4! Dylan Doskocil and Joey Wilson go 3-4 in a sit and kick 1600. The Varsity 4x200 runs a seasonal best with tired legs in 1:38.70 FAT. Victoria Dziubela and Kristen Sarnicola go 1-2 in the 1,500 meters! Sam Walz makes a good impression in her first 300 meters going 44.16 for third place. Nicolina Siracusa takes 2nd in the PV with a PR of 8 feet. Her vault is the 8th Highest in Staten Island History! Frannie Maglione takes 2nd in the Varsity Shot Put with a 3 feet PR of 25'-2". Olivia Cowan wins the Varsity Girls TJ with a jump of 32'-3". Cowan leads a 3-4-5 finish in the LJ by jumping 14'-7.
12/3 - SIHST&FA Relays - Ocean Breeze The first meet as a united boys and girls team is a big success as the team gathers medals on all levels in the track and in the field. The Varsity Boys Shot Put Relay of Shane McAnuff & Stephen Scognamiglio takes 1st as does Nicolina Siracusa in the Varsity Girls PV. Both Varsity DMR's take 2nd place as does both Frosh/Soph SMR's! To end the day, both the Varsity Boys and Girls SMR's win! A great day for a united Viking Track & Field team!
Cross Country Season
Dylan Doskocil & Joey Wilson are chosen to the First Team Coaches XC All-Stars! Cody Doskocil & Derek Pisapia nab Second Team All-Stars Bids!
Kristen Sarnicola & Victoria Dziubela receive First Team Coaches XC All-Stars! See the Complete All-Star List! Dylan Doskocil & Joey Wilson win John Tobin Wingate Scholarships!
11/12 - CHSAA Catholic State Champs - VCP The team gets hit hard with a virus/flu but still battles on valiantly. Seniors Joey Wilson & Dylan Doskocil, as well as Soph Derek Pisapia qualify for the NYS Federation Championships at Bowdoin Park next week. This ties the school record for most state qualifiers!
11/5 - Soph Catholic State Champs - VCP The sophs take 3rd in our best finish since 2007. It was a warm day which made PR's few and far between for the field.
10/29 - NYC BQ/NY Championships - VCP Dylan Doskocil rebounds at VCP with a personal best time of 13:26 to place second. Joey Wilson takes 5th overall with a time of 13:31. Sophs Cody Doskocil (14:20) and Derek Pisapia (14:49) both PR by 15 seconds each. Soph Johnny Walz breaks his PR by 37 seconds with a 15:22. Lucas Grum breaks his PR by 1:15 secs with a 17:18 in the JV race. Sophs Santino Mariano breaks 16 mins and Jay Brown just misses. George Lopez leads the frosh with a 1 minute PR in 10:33
10/15 - Varsity & JV Island Champs- Ocean Breeze The Varsity team places 3rd and the JV guys take 2nd place in today's S.I. Championships. Cody Doskocil runs a big race to take 11th place overall for our #3 man. Robert Imparato runs a massive PR to step up art the #4 man. Johnny Walz leads the JV with a 4th place time of 19:19. Five JV runners finish in the Top 15 in the race!
10/12 - NYC Soph Championships - VCP Sophs take 2nd in NYC and in the NY Archdiocese. - our best finish since 2016!
10/8 - Manhattan College Invitational - VCP The sophs get things kicked off by winning the "Jim Harrington Soph B" race at the nation's "Biggest & Best XC meet!" A 15:13 5 man average locks down the 22 point victory over Ridgefield H.S. Cody Doskocil leads the sophs with a 14:35 time and Pisapia, Imparato, Bennett, Brodsky and Walz all break 16 minutes. Matty Cracciolo leads the JV team with a 16:29; Jay Brown sets a monster PR of almost 2 minutes in 16:44.
9/24 - Six Flags Wild Safari - Jackson, NJ Joey Wilson continues his hot running by winning his 2nd of 3 races this season. Today, he takes the "D" race at Six Flags edging out teammate Dylan Doskocil while both stopping the clock in 16:23. They are both now ranked #2 ALL-TIME. Sophs Cody Doskocil, Derek Pisapia and Robert Imparato complete the scoring as the team finishes with a 3rd place plaque.
9/17 - Regis Invitational - VCP Joey Wilson lights up the VCP trails for a 39 second PR of 13:25 in our team's first time on the VCP course this season. His 5th place performance is #6 ALL-TIME! Sophs Derek Pisapia and Cody Doskocil run 15:13 and 15:15 respectively. Santino Mariano runs a BIG time of 17:20. Great job all - plenty of work to be done!
WILSON, DOSKOCIL GO 1-2 AT XC OPENER!
9/10 - SIHST&FA Season Opener - Ocean Breeze Joey Wilson wins the first varsity race of his HS career by outkicking teammate Dylan Doskocil. Sophs Cody Doskocil and Derek Pisapia earn medals by finishing in 9th and 10th place respectively. The Vikings just get edged out by the Xaverian Clippers 31-36.