State Track & Field: Brown shatters local record to win states
Sunday, June 9, 2013
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Amsterdam sophomore Izaiah Brown shattered the Section II record en route to claiming the 400-meter dash title at the rain-shortened New York State Track & Field Championships Saturday at Middletown High School. Brown, who set the state freshman mark with a 47.80 a year ago, clocked a 47.20 to rewrite the Section II record book. The top two previous marks were 47.4 by Albany’s Tracy Baskin in 1983 and 47.51 by Dave Byrd of Christian Brothers Academy in 1994....