Friday, 07 January 2011 00:00
Carle Place Senior, Joanna Koronios signed a letter of intent to participate on the Division I Track and Field Team at Columbia University starting in the fall of 2011.
Joanna has received the Outstanding Field Events Award, set a Carle Place school record in the Discus 41’0; Shot Put 34’8”; 100M HH PR 17.6; and Weight Throw 35’11”. Joanna also competed at the National Scholastic Indoor Championships for Weight Throw and the Penn Relays for Discus. Joanna is a Division Champion in Shot Put and Discus, County Champion in Discus, placed second in Shot Put Division II State Champion in Discus, placed third in the Federation Championship, second place at the New Balance Nationals in the Emerging Elite Discus Event. Joanna participated at the Empire State Games and was a champion in Discus and Javelin and she is the only athlete on the Long Island Team to win two gold medals at the games.
Congratulations to Joanna and her parents and her parents for this wonderful accomplishment.