PLEASANTVILLE, N.Y. -- The Pleasantville High School boys winter track team won its first league championship on Sunday, Jan. 19, in New York City.
With seven schools competing, the Panthers won nine of ten running events and outscored the second-place team by more than 50 points.
Eleven team members were named to the all-league first team. The team members are Andrew DeRose, Anthony Godino, Eric Hughes, Owen McAndrew, Aidan McDermott, Declan McDermott, Tyler Ossowski, Kevin Proctor, Patrick Watts, Eli Waxler and JC Yahia.
Also, freshman Kayla Proctor (girls winter track team member) earned all-league honorable mention for her second place finish in the long jump.
In only its second year of existence, the boys team is currently ranked 11th in New York for Class B and will be competing in several championship-level meets over the next few weeks.