McHeard signs letter of intent for track and field at UConn

student signs letter of intent surrounded by her family

Congratulations to Amsterdam High School senior Garrett McHeard, who signed a letter of intent Thursday (December 16) to attend the University of Connecticut and participate on the Track and Field team as a thrower. A signing ceremony was held in the Amsterdam High School cafeteria with his coaches, family and friends by his side.

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Garrett McHeard

McHeard holds the AHS Indoor track shot put record of 44’09”. In outdoor track his personal bests include:

  • Shot put 49’03.25″
  • Discus 134’09”

He signed his letter of intent with his father (Kent), mother (Colleen) and brother Parker looking on.