The start to the 2017-18 high school Indoor Track & Field season could not have been scripted any better. On Friday, December 8th, 2017, Spencerport senior and Dartmouth bound Drew Palermo broke the Section V 25# men's weight throw record with a massive toss of 68'7". Drew's throw broke the previous Section V record by over 6'. His throw is currently the #1 men's high school 25# weight throw in the United States!
Not to be outdone, Webster Thomas sophomore Monique Hardy broke the Section V 20# women's weight throw record with a throw of 51'.25". Monique's throw is currently the #1 women's 20# weight throw in the United States!
Below you can watch Monique break the Section V 20# weight throw record at the Rochester Institute of Technology on Friday, December 15th, 2017.
Below you can view Drew's Section V 25# weight throw record throw from SUNY Brockport on Friday, December 8th, 2017.
Charles Infurna, Ed.D., is the owner and lead coach of Forza Athletics Track Club. Dr. Infurna has coached National Record Holders, National Champions, All-Americans, and Conference Champions at the Post-Collegiate, Collegiate, and High School level.