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 of Forza Athletics, a throwing club that supports and mentors high school, collegiate, & post-collegiate throwers.