Girls & Boys Cross Country teams finish strong at States

on November 20, 2017

Congratulations to the Girls Cross Country team for placing 3rd in this past weekend’s New York State Cross Country Federation State Championship! The girls were led by the all-state performances of Jessica Pidgeon and Julia Hoyt. Also scoring for the Crusaders were Alison Nolan, Rachel Hirschkind, Sara Kern, Daniella Napoli, Kristina Boylan and Ella DePhillps.

This finish, along with their 4th place finish in the Class A final last weekend have propelled the team into the NIKE Cross Country Regional Championship, to be held this coming weekend at Bowdoin Park in Wappingers Falls, the top two finishing teams from the meet will advance to the NIKE Cross Country National Championship in Portland, Oregon.

The Boys Cross Country team placed 10th.  The boys were led by Senior Mike Hannon, who placed 58th. Other scorers included Andrew Yi, Trevor Ladue, Skylar Bordsky, Dan Hynes, Kevin Paik and Keith Allen. The boys team finished one of its most successful seasons ever and will look to build on the experience in the upcoming track season.
  • Julia Hoyt shows off her medal from States.

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