Red Dirt RubyConf 2011

  • Keynote
    Aaron Patterson
    Open source contributions include:
    ARel, Nokogiri, and Mechanize
    Aaron Patterson - AT&T Interactive
  • Keynote
    Dr Nic Williams
    Open source contributions include:
    Hudson.rb, RoR Textmate Bundle, and ChocTop
    Dr Nic Williams - Engine Yard
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    ´╗┐Francis girls track team takes fourth St. Francis Prep girls track coach Jim May has a pre meet routine. He likes to sit down and examine each event, penciling in where he feels the Terriers can score points. But on Saturday at the CHSAA city championships at Mount St. Michael in the Bronx, May broke with tradition. didn know what to expect, said the 20 year coach. really didn think we had a shot at anything. was pleasantly surprised as a young St. Francis Prep team finished fourth behind Holy Trinity, Sacred Heart Academy and St. Joseph by the Sea, which surpassed the Terriers into third place thanks to a third place finish in the day nike headquarters final race, the 4x400 relay. girls are all new and just about all are coming back next year, which is a good thing, May said. are looking better for next year. was one of the biggest surprises for May was the work of his field athletes, specifically the throwers, who accounted for 16 of Prep 32 total points. grass wasn conducive to a long throw. rain made the grass very wet and Kennedy wasn initially prepared. But thanks to teammate Dana Kirchoff, who donated a pair of cleats, Kennedy was set to throw. who won the Brooklyn/Queens title in the shot put. usually throw better in the shot though. Francis Prep junior Susie O placed second in the javelin with a throw of 94 long as someone on my team beat me, its OK, said the Bayside resident. was my best throw of the year and I couldn ask for any better than that. like the other members of the throwing team, plays another sport at St. Francis Prep. While Kennedy, Kirchoff, Kristina Elrose are on the basketball team, O plays soccer nike windbreaker at Prep in the fall. a very close group, said Elrose, who finished second in the discus with a throw of 95 closeness of this team and the work ethic definitely comes from basketball. We all played summer league basketball and we known each other a long time. qualifying for the State Championships, to be held at Mitchel Field in Uniondale June 8 and 9, Elrose wasn happy with her second place finish. didn throw my best, said the junior from Ozone Park, who is only in her second year of throwing the discus. was really nervous coming in and I fouled my first throw. Anthony in 9:59.65. In its first outing in the city championships, the Molloy girls nike 5th ave track team finished 11th with four points, as Valerie Maignan was fourth in the 100 meter high hurdles in 17.43, Jackie Singnelli took fifth in the high jump with a mark of 4 and Natalie Lebron placed fifth in the 1,500 meter in 5:03.95. The Mary Louis Academy was 12th with 3.5 points as the 4x100 relay team finished third in 52.06 and the 4x400 relay team finished tied for fifth with Sacred Heart Academy in 4:19.19. Valerie Mellow garnered St. John Prep lone point with a fifth place finish in the 800 meter in 2:25.14. You agree not to post any abusive, obscene, vulgar, slanderous, hateful, threatening or sexually oriented material or any material that may violate applicable law; doing so may lead to the removal of your post and to your being permanently banned from posting to the site.