By Athletic Director Gregory Sirico
Warwick Valley High School is proud to select senior Alec Warnock as this weeks’ Bill Garcia Allstate Student–Athlete of the Week.
Alec and the 4X800 meter relay team of Jeremy Platt–Strack, Behailu Bekele-Arcuri and Tom Gardiner qualified for both the NYSPHSAA championships and nationals by winning the prestigious fast times relay in late May. Alec also competed in the 400 meter, where he ran a 49.39 on a relay leg. The Wildcats finished seventh at the NYSPHSAA State Championships in Cicero in the boys’ 4X800 meters with a time of 7:58.37.
Alec is an outstanding student with a grade point average of 92.54 and he is enrolled in challenging courses including AP Government and Politics and AP Environmental Science. He is a three-season track athlete who competes in XC, indoor and outdoor track focused primarily on middle distance. He has run a blazing 1:58 in the 800 meters. Alec will be attending Fordham University in the fall and plans to major in computer science.
Alec is the son of Wendy and Gordon Warnock, of Warwick. He has two older brothers, Max and Taylor.