Local athletes competing for Albany

BOSTON — Broadalbin-Perth graduate Jake Coveney and Amsterdam graduate Omahri Sturdivant both posted third-place finishes for the University at Albany men’s indoor track and field teams at the America East Championships this weekend at the Boston University Track and Tennis Center.

Coveney was third in the heptathlon with 4,686 points, while Sturdivant was third in the triple jump with a leap of 48-2 1/2.