Rockaway NOVAS Track Team Race At The Armory
Some members of the New York NOVAS Rockaway track and field team were joined by the NOVAS Jamaica team as the young runners competed at the Armory in Manhattan on March 6. Sisters Jackie Saunders (NOVAS Rockaway), Tanya Saunders (NOVAS Rockaway) and Keeaira Saunders (NOVAS Rockaway) took part in the races.
Jackie (12 years old) ran in the 55- meter race in 8.3 seconds and took part in the 400-meter race in 1 minute and 13.62 seconds. Tanya (11 years old) ran in the 400-meter race in 1 minute and 24.2 seconds and competed in the 800-meter race in 3 minutes and 3 seconds. Keeaira (6 years old) finished in the 400 meter race in 1 minute and 38.02 seconds.