Gov. Livingston Girls and Boys Track Teams Score at Summit Relays

Gov. Livingston Boys and Girls Track Teams placed 7th and 9th, respectively out of 16 teams at the Summit Relays. Credits: S. Johnson
Mike Zacieracha Credits: S. Johnson
Andrew Aguilera Credits: S. Johnson
Kylie Accardi Credits: S. Johnson
Danielle Petryk Credits: S. Johnson
Caroline Peer Credits: S. Johnson
Amanda Johnson Credits: S. Johnson

SUMMIT, NJ - Leah and Lauren Saifi have continued their winning ways into the spring track and field season taking first place in Pole Vault with a combined height of 20-06 at the Summit Relays on Saturday, April 2.

Leah and Lauren Saifi won the NJSIAA Winter Track Relays and tied the meet record with a combined height of 21-00 and Leah went on to win the NJSIAA Individual Winter Track Meet of Champions State Title with a height of 12-00.  

While the day was cold and wet, there were a many bright spots at the meet. All athletes competed as part of relay teams. The top six relays in each event scored points for their team as a whole.   

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The girls team placed 9th overall out of 16 teams while the boys team placed seventh.

Other top performers for the Girls Track Team include:

  • 3rd Place – the 4 x 100m Relay – Leah Saifi, Kylie Accardi, Caroline Peer, and Kenedi Facey with a combined time of 52.33.
  • 3rd Place – the Discus Relay – Lauren Boyd, Rhea Doria, and Alexa Salida with a combined distance of 231-08. 
  • 5th Place - the Javelin Relay – Alexa Salida, Nicole Massa, and Rhea Doria with a combined distance of 224-01.
  • 6th Place – the 4 x 400m Relay – Kylie Accardi, Danielle Petryk, Caroline Peer, and Amanda Johnson with a time of 4:18.74.
  • Kenedi Facey recorded the best mark in long jump at 16-06.5, but did not have a partner to compete as a relay. 


The following were top performers scoring points for the Boys Track Team:

  • 2nd Place – the 3 x 400m Hurdles Relay – Doug Ladzinski, Andrew Aguilera, and Emilio Acevedo, with a time of 2:57.72.
  • 2nd Place – the 4 x 110 Shuttle Hurdle Relay – Doug Ladzinski, Andrew Aguilera, Emilio Acevedo, and Jon Longo in a combined time of 1:06.79
  • 3rd Place – the High Jump Relay – Brandon Monroe and Kilian Quinn with a combined height of 11’. 
  • 2nd Place – the Discus Relay – Thomas Jakositz, Brian Garcia, and Mike Magliacano with a combined distance of 319-04.
  • 6th Place – the 4 x 800m Relay – Mike Zacieracha, Zach Goldman, Ethan Brackman, and Tim Krick with a time of 8:46.11.

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