New Rochelle HS Senior Strikes Gold At State Indoor Track And Field Meet

NEW ROCHELLE, N.Y. – New Rochelle High School senior Monae Cooper took home gold from the state indoor track and field meet in Ithaca, according to

Monae Cooper
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Cooper, who is headed to Northeastern University in the fall, won the weight throw for the second straight year and finished second in the shot put, up from fifth in last year's meet, said.

Another New Rochelle resident, Iona Prep's Andrew Cannistraci, broke his personal record in the shot put by four feet with a winning mark of more than 62 feet, reported

Cannistraci also will attend Northeastern in the fall.

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