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Area High School Track Star Ranks Among Nation's Top Triple Jumpers

Robert Blue is flying high, literally, as one of the nation's top triple jumpers. The Harrison High School track and field star is currently the top-ranked junior in the triple jump nationwide.
Robert Blue is flying high, literally, as one of the nation's top triple jumpers. The Harrison High School track and field star is currently the top-ranked junior in the triple jump nationwide. Photo Credit: Provided/Harrison High School

HARRISON, N.Y. -- Robert Blue, a track and field star at Harrison High School, is the nation's top-ranked junior in the triple jump.

As a result of the past two years, Blue already has a highly decorated Husky varsity sports career. Last spring, Blue won League, County and Section 1 Championship titles in the triple jump.

Blue also medaled in the triple jump at the state Track & Field Championships, placing 5th. He was the only underclassman on the state awards podium. He also anchored the Harrison High School boys 4x100 relay which also qualified for the New York State Championships.

This year, Blue has qualified for the prestigious Penn Relays in Philadelphia, the 50th Annual Loucks Games at White Plains High School, and has received several other national-level invitations to compete during the spring track season.

See the attached list of other top-ranked triple jumpers nationwide:

HHS_Junior_Robert_Blue_Ranked_rzf2of.docx

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