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11/8/2014
“Around the Course’’
Mc Millan is 1st R.I. female finisher;
La Salle’s Principe is top local boy
By BOB LEDDY
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
8 Nov. - - In the decades-long history of girls’ teams...
11/2/2014
“Around the Course’’
La Salle becomes 5th school to win both crowns
By BOB LEDDY (TAFWA)
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
2 Nov. - - This season’s three coaches polls, conducted by the R.I. Track &...
10/29/2014
“Around the Course’’
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
29 Oct. - - The La Salle cross country teams rounded out the RIT&FF fall coaches polls securing the top spots. The defending state-champion La...
10/25/2014
“Around the Oval’’
Smithfield, E. Greenwich win girls’ crowns in B and C classes;
Barrington, Avengers are boys’ Class B and C titlists
By BOB LEDDY (TAFWA)
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
25 Oct. ...
10/20/2014
“Around the Course’’
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
MEDIA NOTE - - The RIIL Class Championships will be held this Saturday (25 Oct.) at the Ponaganset High School “Covered Bridge’’ course. Following...
10/18/2014
“Around the Course’’
By BOB LEDDY (TAFWA)
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
18 Oct. - - Still recovering from the effects of a cold, Lily Foulkes wasn’t sure she was up to running in the Championship...
10/17/2014
“Around the Oval’’
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
The South Kingstown girls’ team, and the boys’ squad from East Greenwich took team honors this week at the annual Bronco Cross Country Invitational, ...
10/13/2014
“Around the Course’’
By BOB LEDDY
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
PROVIDENCE 13 Oct. - - Classical High sophomore Keiran Hadley and Sam Somera, a senior at Barrington High, were Varsity race...
10/11/2014
“Around the Course’’
Rams place 2nd, Hawks 9th in Eastern States races
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
11 Oct. - - The La Salle girls’ cross country placed second among teams, with 81 points, in the...
10/9/2014
Around the Course
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
9 Oct. - - La Salle’s cross country teams led the second RIT&FF coaches poll for the second time. The girls’ led each of the 16 voters for 160...
10/6/2014
“Around the Course’’
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
6 Oct. - - The Cumberland High boys’ cross country squad captured the team title over the weekend at the Maine Festival of Champions Cross Country...
10/5/2014
“Around the Course’’
Avs’ Barreto top R.I. boy finisher
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
5 Oct. - - Two-time defending R.I. cross country champion Emma Mc Millan, of Barrington High, handily won the...
10/5/2014
“Around the Course’’
GIRLS’ ROC: LA SALLE GIRLS PLACE 2nd
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
5 Oct. - - The La Salle Academy boys’ cross country team captured the Great American Cross Country’s “Race...
9/28/2014
"Around the Course’’
Rebels, Begals, Crusaders among R.I. teams
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
28 Sept. - - Hendricken junior Dominic Parlato won the gold medal on Saturday in the boys’ JV race at...
9/27/2014
“Around the Course’’
Clippers’ Laverty, N.K.’s Nunnery are top locals
in their respective Championship Division events
By BOB LEDDY (TAFWA)
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
27 Sept. - - A pair of...
9/14/2014
“Around the Course’’
Arianna Colella guiding the Spartan girls’ squad
By BOB LEDDY
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
She was a successful cross country and track star while a student at Cranston High...
9/10/2014
“Around the Course’’
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
10 Sept. - - The La Salle Academy boys’ and girls’ cross country programs were top vote-getters in the first of three coaches polls conducted by...
9/7/2014
“Around the Course’’
R.I. TRACK & FIELD FOUNDATION
7 Sept. - - Displaying scoring power at the season-opening event, the La Salle girls’ and boys’ cross country squads tallied perfect 15s in...
9/2/2014
“Around the Course’’
Barrington, No. Kingstown will be in hunt
By BOB LEDDY
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
The 2014 Interscholastic League cross country season officially gets underway the week of...
8/18/2014
"Around the Oval’’
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
18 Aug. - - Barrington High’s Bobby Colantonio was victorious in two hammer throw events over the weekend at the annual Sons of Italy Throwing...
8/7/2014
U.S. HIGH SCHOOL BOYS' 12# HAMMER THROW
NATIONAL RECORD
260’05” Rudy Winkler SR Averill Park, NY 07-02-13
Class Records
213’00” Conor McCullough FR Chaminade, West Hills, CA 06-22-06
243’11”...
7/31/2014
Around the Oval’’
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
31 July (MEDIA NOTE) - A quartet of prep hammer throwers from the state have been awarded a training grant for the 2014 season. The four local...
7/16/2014
National Federation of State High School Associations
(News Release)
INDIANAPOLIS, IN (July 16, 2014) — Effective with the 2015 high school
track and field season, the prohibition of jewelry will...
7/15/2014
Around the Oval
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
15 July - - Alva Hicks, of Classical High, this year’s state girls’ hammer champ, topped the women’s 4-kilogram competition on Sunday at the annual...
7/7/2014
“Around the Oval’’
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
7 July - - Barrington High grad and Wake Forest University incoming sophomore Charlie Ionata captured the men’s hammer event on Sunday at the USATF...
7/3/2014
U.S. HIGH SCHOOL BOYS' 12# HAMMER THROW
NATIONAL RECORD
260’05” Rudy Winkler SR Averill Park, NY 07-02-13
Class Records
213’00” Conor McCullough FR Chaminade, West Hills, CA 06-22-06
243’11”...
6/30/2014
“Around the Oval’’
Eagles’ Colantonio wins youth HT
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
30 June (MEDIA NOTE) - - Leigh Petranoff, the former Cranston High West All-State track star, placed third in the...
6/15/2014
“Around the Oval’’
NK’s STEWART 7TH IN DECATHLON
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
15 June - - The North Kingstown boys’ 4x800 relay are All-Americans, while setting a new R.I. state mark on Saturday...
6/14/2014
“Around the Oval’’
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
14 June - - Hope High junior Quashira “Q” Mc Intosh blazed to a pair of victories at Saturday’s 69th edition of the New England Outdoor...
6/13/2014
U.S. HIGH SCHOOL BOYS' 12# HAMMER THROW
NATIONAL RECORD
260’05” Rudy Winkler SR Averill Park, NY 07-02-13
Class Records
213’00” Conor McCullough FR Chaminade, West Hills, CA 06-22-06
243’11”...
6/9/2014
Around the Oval’’
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
MEDIA NOTE: Here are the local qualifiers, by event, for next Saturday’s 69th annual New England Championships, to be held at the Bridgewater State...
6/8/2014
“Around the Oval’’
Two state records fall: Girls’ 1500, Boys’ 300 hurdles
By BOB LEDDY (TAFWA)
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
8 June - - Classical High notched its third girls’ team championship...
6/4/2014
“Around the Oval’’
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
4 June - - Hendricken and the North Kingstown girls’ squad captured team titles on Tuesday at respective state JV Championships.
GIRLS
Team...
6/4/2014
“Around the Oval’’
R. I. Track & Field Foundation
4 June - - In the second of three outdoor boys’ coaches polls, conducted by the R.I. Track & Field Foundation, the Skippers of North Kingstown led...
6/1/2014
“Around the Oval’’
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
1 June - - Classical High senior Maddy Berkson on Saturday added another state record to her list. Running at a New Balance Boston Twilight meet at...
5/31/2014
“Around the Oval’’
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
31 May - - Classical High junior Alva Hicks won three events on Saturday at the non-scoring Mt. Pleasant Invitational at Conley Stadium. Hick, ...
5/31/2014
“Around the Oval’’
No. Kingstown 4x800 is close in state-record bid
By BOB LEDDY
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
1 June - - Hendricken’s track forces won team honors Saturday at the annual...
5/28/2014
“Around the Oval’’
R.I, Track & Field Foundation
28 May - Hendricken’s freshmen scored 121.25 points to easily outdistance the field of the Freshman State Championship on Tuesday. In the girls’...
5/25/2014
“Around the Oval’’
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
25 May - - Hendricken trimmed La Salle, 109-98 to win the boys’ Class A team title on Saturday at Cumberland’s track. Hawk junior Lee Moses won the...
5/25/2014
“Around the Oval’’
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
25 May - - The girls’ teams of La Salle, Pilgrim and Smithfield took Class A, B and C team championships respectively.
In the Class A meet, held at...
5/21/2014
“Around the Oval’’
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
21 May - - North Kingstown’s 95 points placed it atop the second of three coaches polls conducted by the R.I. Track & Field Foundation. The...
5/20/2014
“Around the Oval’’
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
MEDIA NOTE: Here are the Class Meet team breakdowns, and the sites of each meet. Note that boys’ and girls’ Class championships are held on...
5/18/2014
“Around the Oval’’
SKIPPERS, CLASSICAL CAPTURE
‘CLASSIC’ TEAM CHAMPIONSHIPS
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
18 May - - North Kingstown and Classical took team honors on Saturday at the annual...
5/17/2014
“Around the Oval’’
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
17 May - - La Salle took team honors on Saturday at the annual Cumberland Invitational girls’ meet. In the pole vault, Exeter/W. Greenwich senior...
5/15/2014
“Around the Oval’’
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
15 May - - Barrington handily the girls’ Eastern Division championship on Wednesday, gathering 172 points. Portsmouth junior Abby Cousens triumphed...
5/15/2014
“Around the Oval’’
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
15 May - - The North Kingstown girls’ track team accumulated 163 points to capture the Southern Division championship on Wednesday.
Westerly High...
5/13/2014
“Around the Oval’’
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
May 14 - - Cumberland took it strong to grab the boys’ Northern Division title on Monday. The Clippers rolled up 175 points to gai the victory. ...
5/13/2014
“Around the Oval’’
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
13 May - - Barrington out pointed defending state team titlist East Providence, 194-188, to gain the boys’ Eastern Division championship on...
5/13/2014
“Around the Oval’’
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
13 May - - Fueled by scoring depth, La Salle’s 198 points were good for a girls’ Central Division title on Monday. Classical accumulated 140 points...
5/11/2014
“Around the Oval’’
By BOB LEDDY (TAFWA)
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
11 May - - Classical High’s Maddy Berkson notched her third outdoor state record on Saturday at the 47th Glenn Loucks Games at...
5/10/2014
“Around the Oval’’
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
11 May - Barrington’s Bobby Colantonio won the hammer competition with a distance of 219 feet, 1 inch (66.77 meters).
GIRLS
HT - 1, Lysah Russell, ...
5/9/2014
“Around the Oval’’
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
MEDIA NOTE: Here are the dates and sites of next week’s Divisional Track Championships. All meets begin at 4 p.m.
GIRLS
Central Div. - Mon. 12 May...
5/7/2014
“Around the Oval’’
St. Patrick’s Academy in the RIIL fold;
Classical’s Hicks reflects on discus SR
By BOB LEDDY (TAFWA)
R.I, Track & Field Foundation
7 May - - Last year, the outdoor track...
5/4/2014
“Around the Oval’’
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
4 May - -Cranston West’s Annabelle Hauck won the long jump on Saturday at the Falcon Invitational meet. Hauck went 16 feet, 5.75 inches (5.02...
5/4/2014
“Around the Oval’’
Classical’s Alva Hicks tops SR in discus
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
4 May - - The girls’ squad of La Salle won their third straight team title at Saturday’s Rick Schomp...
4/26/2014
“Around the Oval’’
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
26 April - - A number of local prep track athletes competed over the last three days at the Penn Relays, held at Franklin Field in Philadelphia. ...
4/24/2014
“Around the Oval’’
LA SALLE GIRLS, HAWKS
LEAD FIRST COACHES POLL
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
24 April - - The La Salle girls and Hendricken received top pointrs in the first of three coaches...
4/23/2014
“Around the Oval’’
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
23 April - - Adam Kelly, of Barrington High, won high points honors at the Cumberland Thrower’s Pentathlon. Kelly took the hammer event with a toss...
4/22/2014
“Around the Oval’’
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
22 April - - Barrington’s Adam Kelly won the boys’ 12-pound hammer event this past weekend at the New York Relays, held at Icahn Stadium; his mark...
4/20/2014
“Around the Oval’’
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
20 April - - Listed are the top finishers at the annual Cumberland Distance Classic, held on Saturday at Tucker Field, Cumberland.
In the boys’...
4/6/2014
“Around the Oval’’
By BOB LEDDY
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
Her contemporaries were among the top names in Rhode Island track and cross country: Ruthie O’Hara and Karolyn Walsh from Rogers...
4/5/2014
“Around the Oval’’
Mariners’ Mistowski hits for hammer P-R
By BOB LEDDY (TAFWA)
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
5 April - - The past indoor track season was a good one for Leia Mistowski. The...
4/3/2014
U.S. HIGH SCHOOL BOYS' 12# HAMMER THROW
NATIONAL RECORD
260’05” Rudy Winkler SR Averill Park, NY 07-02-13
Class Records
213’00” Conor McCullough FR Chaminade, West Hills, CA 06-22-06
243’11”...
4/2/2014
“Around the Oval’’

R.I. Track & Field Foundation/Track & Field News
NOTE: The following events require wind gauge readings with allowable tailwind of 2.0 mps, or less, for record consideration:...
4/1/2014
“Around the Oval’’
By BOB LEDDY (TAFWA)
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
This outdoor track campaign will feature some of the most exciting competitors seen on the local scene in quite some time. The...
3/21/2014
U.S. HIGH SCHOOL BOYS'INDOOR 25# WEIGHT THROW
NATIONAL INDOOR RECORD
93’03.25” Conor McCullough SR Chaminade, West Hills, CA 03-15-09
NATIONAL CLASS INDOOR RECORDS
65’08.50” Nick Lane FR Bowling...
3/20/2014
“Around the Oval’’
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
20 March - - Longtime Hope High track coach Thom Spann was last weekend named Mike Byrnes New Balance National Track Coach of the Year during...
3/19/2014
The 40th Annual New England Track & Field Clinic will be held this Friday and Saturday, March 21 and 22, at the Best Western Royal Plaza in Marlboro, Mass.
Presented by the Massachusetts State Track...
3/17/2014
“Around the Oval’’
Hope’s McInosh, Hawks’ Tierney, Classical relay
all post new Rhode Island state indoor records
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
16 March - - In rankings all this season, Adam...
3/12/2014
“Around the Oval’’
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
MEDIA NOTE: Listed are Rhode Island entries to this weekend’s New Balance National Indoor Championships, to be held at the Armory Track, New York. ...
3/10/2014
“Around the Oval’’
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
10 March - - Classical’s Alva Hicks and Barrington’s Adam Kelly were gold medalists at the annual “Weight-O-Rama’’ event, held over the weekend at...
3/7/2014
U.S. HIGH SCHOOL BOYS'INDOOR 25# WEIGHT THROW
NATIONAL INDOOR RECORD
93’03.25” Conor McCullough SR Chaminade, West Hills, CA 03-15-09
NATIONAL CLASS INDOOR RECORDS
65’02.50” Nick Lane FR Bowling...
3/3/2014
“Around the Oval’’
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
The R.I. Track Coaches Hall of Fame will induct ten new members at the organization’s annual banquet, 4 April, at 7 p.m. at the Crowne Plaza Hotel...
3/1/2014
“Around the Oval’’
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
1 March - - La Salle’s Jack Salisbury, Classical’s Maddy Berkson and the Barrington girls’ 4x800 relay emerged as championships at Saturday’s 27th...
2/26/2014
“Around the Oval’’
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
26 Feb. - - Barrington High’s Adam Kelly won the New England boys’ 25-pound weight throw event Tuesday night at the PCTA facility. Kelly got off a...
2/25/2014
“Around the Oval’’
Classical Senior Breaks a decade-old mark
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
25 Feb. - - Add another state-record notch to the running belt of Classical High’s amazing Maddy...
2/16/2014
“Around the Oval’’
By BOB LEDDY (TAFWA)
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
16 Feb. - - Saturday’s running of the 2013-14 Indoor State Track & Field Championships at the PCTA facility turned out to be a...
2/13/2014
U.S. HIGH SCHOOL BOYS'INDOOR 25# WEIGHT THROW
NATIONAL INDOOR RECORD
93’03.25” Conor McCullough SR Chaminade, West Hills, CA 03-15-09
NATIONAL CLASS INDOOR RECORDS
64’07.50” Nick Lane FR Bowling...
2/12/2014
“Around the Oval’’
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
12 Feb. - - The rivalry between the girls’ teams of Classical and La Salle is again reflected in this final Coaches Poll, conducted by R.I. Track &...
2/8/2014
“Around the Oval’’
By BOB LEDDY
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
8 Feb. - - Barrington High’s Adam Kelly assumed the top national spot among boys’ practitioners of the 25-pound weight. At the Armory...
2/7/2014
“Around the Oval’’
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
7 Feb. - - Hendricken tallied 121 points to take the state boys’ freshman championship Thursday night at PCTA. La Salle’s distance ace D.J. ...
2/5/2014
“Around the Oval’’
R. I. Track & Field Foundation
5 Feb. - - The La Salle girls’ freshman program took the state freshman championship Tuesday night at the PCTA track. The Rams totaled 61 points, ...
2/1/2014
‘’Around the Oval’’
HAWKS WINNERS IN CLASS A;
CLASS B GOES TO CLASSICAL;
AVENGERS TAKE C TITLE
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
2 Feb. - - Defending state champs Hendricken gathered up 116 points...
2/1/2014
“Around the Oval’’
RAMS COP LARGE CLASS;
MEDIUM TITLE TO PILGRIM;
SMALL SCHOOLS: SENTINELS
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
2 Feb. - - The track squads of La Salle and Classical staged a preview...
1/31/2014
U.S. HIGH SCHOOL BOYS'INDOOR 25# WEIGHT THROW
NATIONAL INDOOR RECORD
93’03.25” Conor McCullough SR Chaminade, West Hills, CA 03-15-09
NATIONAL CLASS INDOOR RECORDS
64’04.00” Kenneth Brinson FR...
1/29/2014
“Around the Oval”
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
29 Jan. - - North Kingstown and Cranston West emerged as Bayha and Sullivan bracket champions, respectively, at Divisional meets at the PCTA track. ...
1/28/2014
“Around the Oval’’
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
28 Jan. -- The track forces of La Salle and Classical battled for the Headley Division title on Monday night at PCTA’s track, with the Rams winning...
1/26/2014
“Around the Oval’’
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
Jan. 26 - - Classical and La Salle emerged as Metropolitan Division champs on Saturday at the boys’ divisional meets st PCTA’s track. Hendricken...
1/26/2014
“Around the Oval’’
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
26 Jan. - - A Rhode Island record for the indoor one-mile steeplechase was established by Barrington High’s Julianna Portelli. She finished seventh...
1/23/2014
U.S. HIGH SCHOOL BOYS'INDOOR 25# WEIGHT THROW
NATIONAL INDOOR RECORD
93’03.25” Conor McCullough SR Chaminade, West Hills, CA 03-15-09
NATIONAL CLASS INDOOR RECORDS
64’04.00” Kenneth Brinson FR...
1/20/2014
“Around the Oval’’
R.I. Track & Filed Foundation
22 Jan. - - In the second of three RIT&FF coaches polls on indoor track teams, the LaSalle girls’ squad narrowly finished over Classical in the...
1/19/2014
“Around the Oval’’
R.I. Track & Filed Foundation
19 Jan. - - Classical High’s Maddy Berkson will not let her R.I. state indoor 3000-meter record alone. On Saturday at the Yale Invitational at Coxe...
1/19/2014
“Around the Oval”
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
19 Jan. - - Classical’s Alva Hicks won double gold on Saturday at the annual East Coast Championship at the PCTA track. Hicks threw the 20-pound...
1/12/2014
“Around the Oval’’
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
12 Jan. - - La Salle’s track forces captured both the boys’ and girls’ team championships over the weekend at the annual Dartmouth Relays. The...
1/12/2014
“Around the Oval’’
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
12 Jan. - - Local champions at Saturday’s Rhody Classic, held at the Mackal track, included Narragansett’s Carly Timpson (high jump); Classical’s...
1/9/2014
U.S. HIGH SCHOOL BOYS'INDOOR 25# WEIGHT THROW
NATIONAL INDOOR RECORD
93’03.25” Conor McCullough SR Chaminade, West Hills, CA 03-15-09
NATIONAL CLASS INDOOR RECORDS
64’04.00” Kenneth Brinson FR...
1/5/2014
“Around the Oval’’
By BOB LEDDY
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
5 Jan. -  It’s clear by now that Maddy Berkson likes the banked oval at the Armory Track in upper Manhattan, New York. On Saturday, ...
12/23/2013
“Around the Oval’’
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
23 Dec. - - Defending state indoor champs Hendricken, and girls’ state co-champs La Salle headed the first of three coaches polls, conducted by the...
12/23/2013
U.S. HIGH SCHOOL BOYS'INDOOR 25# WEIGHT THROW
NATIONAL INDOOR RECORD
93’03.25” Conor McCullough SR Chaminade, West Hills, CA 03-15-09
NATIONAL CLASS INDOOR RECORDS
64’04.00” Kenneth Brinson FR...
12/21/2013
She places in 3 events at RICA Invitational
“Around the Oval’’
By BOB LEDDY
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
21 Dec. - - For Annabelle Hauck, being a member of the Cranston West girls’ track squad...
12/20/2013
“Around the Oval’’
COACH FALK RECEIVES
USTFCCCA’s DALES AWARD
R.I. TRACK & FIELD FOUNDATION
20 Dec. - - Bill Falk, longtime track coach and co-founder of M-F Athletic - the national track...
12/10/2013
“Around the Oval’’
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
The 2012-13 indoor track season, that concluded with the Feb. 16 State Meet, turned out to be somewhat of an anus mirabilis for the Classical High...
12/9/2013
“Around the Oval’’
GIRLS
R.I. Track & Field Foundation/Track & Field News
# WT (20-lb.) - 62-2 (18.94 meters), Victoria Flowers, Classical 2008
SP - 46-3.75 (14.11), Flowers 2008
HJ - 5-10...
12/7/2013
“Around the Course’’
By BOB LEDDY
R.I. Track and Field Foundation
7 Dec. - - Emma McMillan, the Barrington High sophomore who last month won her second state individual cross country title, ...
12/6/2013
“Around the Oval’’
By BOB LEDDY
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
7 Dec. - - It’s official: Classical High senior Maddy Berkson will attend Stanford University in Palo Alto, California in the fall. ...
12/4/2013
“Around the Course’’
By BOB LEDDY
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
This Saturday, Barrington High sophomore Emma McMillan will join 28 other top individual female harriers in the United States at the...
12/1/2013
“Around the Course’’
In boys’ race, Hawks’ Tierney places 11th;
Classical’s Berkson is 24th at Foot Locker
By BOB LEDDY
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
30 Nov. - - Two-time state cross country...
11/10/2013
“Around the Course’’
BARRINGTON GIRLS ARE 2nd;
TIERNEY IS TOP R.I. BOY;
EAGLES’ McMILLAN 1st GIRL
By BOB LEDDY
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
9 Nov. - Colin Tierney, who last weekend captured...
11/6/2013
“Around the Course’’
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
MEDIA NOTE: Listed are local entries to this Saturday’s New England Cross Country Championships in Manchester, N.H.
GIRLS
Barrington: Mary Cate...
11/3/2013
“Around the Course’’
McMILLAN DEFENDS CROWN;
HENDRICKEN’S TIERNEY TOPS
By BOB LEDDY
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
3 Nov. - - In one of the most exciting cross country state championship events...
10/30/2013
“Around the Course’’
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
Since the last RIT&FF coaches poll, on Oct. 9, the girls’ teams of Barrington and La Salle have switched lead positions. The Rams topped the third...
10/26/2013
“Around the Course’’
La Salle, Rebels, Smithfield titlists;
Hawks, Eagles, Avs take boys’ crowns
By BOB LEDDY
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
26 Oct. - - “Unbelievable,’’ said La Salle head girls’...
10/26/2013
“Around the Course’’
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
MEDIA NOTE: Listed are team and individual qualifiers for the Nov. 3 State Cross Country Championships at Ponaganset. The girls’; race is...
10/23/2013
“Around the Course’’
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
MEDIA NOTE: Here are the 50 top girls’ and boys’ times posted on the 3.1-mile Ponaganset High “Covered Bridge’’ cross country course, including...
10/22/2013
“Around the Course’’
RAMS’ PRINCIPE, NK’S HAZEL
ARE FRESHMAN CHAMPIONS
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
La Salle’s DJ Principe and North Kingstown’s Jamie Hazel captured individuals titles on Monday...
10/19/2013
“Around the Course’’
By BOB LEDDY
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
19 Oct. - - Barrington High sophomore Emma Mc Millan and Cumberland High senior Alex Southiere were the first from Rhode Island over...
10/18/2013
“Around the Course’’
R. I. Track & Field Foundation
East Greenwich’s Margaret Mc Caffrey and the Avengers’ Garrett Scanlon were individual winners on Thursday at the 8th annual “Skee’’ Carter...
10/14/2013
“Around the Course’’
By BOB LEDDY
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
14 Oct. - - Alicia Holloway is a track kid, through and through. The Classical High senior has been a consistent scorer in middle...
10/13/2013
“Around the Course’’
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
A number of local cross country teams acquitted themselves well at Saturday’s Wickham Park Invitational, held at Manchester, CT. The Scituate...
10/12/2013
“Around the Course’’
Classical’s Berkson 11th overall in title event
By BOB LEDDY
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
La Salle’s cross country squads placed the top Rhode Island finishers on Saturday...
10/10/2013
“Around the Course’’
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
MEDIA NOTE: Listed are Rhode Island team entries for the Oct. 12 Manhattan Invitational in New York, and the Brown University Invitational, ...
10/9/2013
“Around the Course’’
La Salle boys’, girls’ teams close second
R. I. Track & Field Foundation
The Barrington girls’ squad, and that of Hendricken again lead the second R.I. Track & Field...
10/6/2013
“Around the Course’’
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
Amy and Sean Laverty were the first Rhode Island finishers at Saturday’s Maine Festival of Champions Cross Country event, held in Belfast, Me. Amy...
10/5/2013
“Around the Course’’
By BOB LEDDY
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
La Salle’s Elza Rego and Hendricken’s Colin Tierney were the first Rhode Island runners in their respective Champioonship Division...
9/29/2013
“Around the Course’’
By BOB LEDDY
R.I. Track & Field Foundation Correspondent
28 Sept. - - The North Kingstown cross country forces acquitted themselves well at the 7th annual Ocean State...
9/28/2013
“Around the Course’’
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
Hendricken senior Colin Tierney clocked 15 minutes, 30 seconds on Saturday to win the Boys’ Elite Division race at the annual Manchester Cross...
9/25/2013
“Around the Course’’
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
The seventh edition of the Ocean State Cross Country Invitational takes place this weekend (Sept. 27-28) at Goddard Park, Warwick. The event kicks...
9/22/2013
“Around the Course’’
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
Burrillville High’s Betsy Dumais and Cumberland’s Alex Southiere were winners at the recent Blackstone Valley Cross Country Invitational, held on...
9/11/2013
“Around the Course’’
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
11 Sept. - - The Barrington High girls’ cross country team - the defending state champs - were top vote-getters in the first of three coaches...
9/9/2013
Around the Course’’
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
La Salle sophomore Eliza Rego and Hendricken senior Colin Tierney logged the fastest times among the eight varsity races at the Cross Country Relay...
8/27/2013
“Around the Oval’’
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
Barrington’s Bobby Colantonio and Classical’s Alva Hicks were victorious over the weekend at the second stage of the Sons of Italy Hammer...
8/21/2013
Around the Course’’
By BOB LEDDY
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
A look at last year’s top State Meet finishers clearly shows that this 2013 RIIL cross country season will present a mix of talented...
8/14/2013
“Around the Oval’’
R.I. TRACK & FIELD FOUNDATION
Avla Hicks, the Classical High hammer specialist who finished fourth in the state in that event last spring, won the girls’ 4-kilogram hammer...
7/16/2013
“Around the Oval’’
Barrington’s Ionata second in boys’ HT
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
Marthaline Cooper, of Classical High, won the girls’ 4-kilogram (9-pound) hammer throw at last weekend’s...
6/29/2013
U.S. HIGH SCHOOL BOYS' 12# HAMMER THROW
NATIONAL RECORD
260’00” Conor McCullough JR Chaminade, West Hills, CA 06-28-08
Class Records
213’00” Conor McCullough FR Chaminade, West Hills, CA...
6/23/2013
“Around the Oval’’
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
23 June - Barrington High weight man Charlie Ionata broke by a foot his own R.I. state record in the 6-kilogram (13-pound) hammer at the USA Outdoor...
6/17/2013
“Around the Oval’’
GIRLS’ 4-MILE RELAY,GIRLS’ DMR, 800 RUN EARN ALL-AMERICAN
By BOB LEDDY (TAFWA)
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
17 June - - “It was a great day for Rhode Island.’’
With that...
6/14/2013
U.S. HIGH SCHOOL BOYS' 12# HAMMER THROW
NATIONAL RECORD
260’00” Conor McCullough JR Chaminade, West Hills, CA 06-28-08
Class Records
213’00” Conor McCullough FR Chaminade, West Hills, CA...
6/8/2013
“Around the Oval’’
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
8 June - - Hope High sophomore Quashira Mc Intosh carried her R.I. State Meet success onto the track at Willow Brook Park in New Britain, Conn. and...
6/6/2013
“Around the Oval’’
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
6 June - - Barrington High senior Charlie Ionata won the 12-pound hammer event on Wednesday at the annual New England competition at Conley Stadium. ...
6/2/2013
“Around the Oval’’
QUASHIRA MC INTOSH BREAKS OWN SR;
EAGLES’ IONATA DOMINATES THROWS
By BOB LEDDY (TAFWA)
R.I. Track and Field Foundation
2 June - - Pre-State Meet patter revolved mostly around...
5/29/2013
“Around the Oval’’
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
29 May - - Rounding out the spring track season coaches polls, conducted by the R.I. Track & Field Foundation, Hendricken and La Salle finished...
5/28/2013
“Around the Oval’’

R.I. Track & Field Foundation/Track & Field News
Coaches, officials, media, etc. Here is the updated list of state outdoor track records heading to the outdoor season.
NOTE:...
5/26/2013
“Around the Oval’’
By BOB LEDDY (TAFWA)
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
May 26 - - Marthaline Cooper, Classical High’ top hammer specialist, set a new Mt. Pleasant Invitational record in that event...
5/15/2013
“Around the Oval’’
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
Hendricken and La Salle continue to top the coaches poll in this, the second of three surveys. Hendricken posted 95 points and garnered five...
5/14/2013
“Around the Oval’’
CLASS MEET DESIGNATIONS
R.I. Track &Field Foundation
14 May (MEDIA NOTE) - - In advance of this Saturday’s six Class Championships, here are listed the school...
5/13/2013
“Around the Oval’’
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
14 May - - The Barrington High girls’ track squad amassed 166.333 points to handily win the Eastern Division girls’ championsip Monday at...
5/12/2013
“Around the Oval’’
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
12 May - - Barrington High’s Julianna Portelli broke her own R.I. state record for the girls’ 2000-meter steeplechase at the Loucks Games in New...
5/12/2013
“Around the Oval’’
Coventry’s Warwick, Eagles’ Ionata triple-gold
By BOB LEDDY
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
12 May - - As Barrington High senior hammer man Charlie Ionata reaches the conclusion...
5/11/2013
“Around the Oval’’
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
11 May - - Each distributing key points across the board, Smithfield and Narragansett wound up with 40 points apiece in sharing the Cumberland...
5/8/2013
“Around the Oval’’
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
8 May - - Barrington boys’ copped the Eastern Division team title on Tuesday, 193-5-154-5, over East Providence. In the Central Division...
5/8/2013
“Around the Oval’’
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
8 May - -The Smithfield girls track team prevailed over Cumberland on Tuesday at the Northern Division Championship. The Sentinels collected 149...
5/7/2013
“Around the Oval’’
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
7 May - - North Kingstown’s track forces took the boys’ Southern Division team championship on Monday, while Cumberland triumphed in the boys’...
5/5/2013
“Around the Oval’’
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
5 May - - The La Salle girls’ squad successfully defended their Schomp Track & Field Invitational team championship on Saturday, while Hendricken...
4/24/2013
“Around the Oval’’
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
24 April - - The defending state-champion La Salle girls’ team topped the first of three RIT&FF polls for the outdoor season. The Rams collected 129...
4/20/2013
“Around the Oval’’
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
At the end of school vacation week - and heading into the next round of dual meets - Barrington High All-Stater Charlie Ionata was ranked second in...
4/17/2013
“Around the Oval’’
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
17 April - - Barrington High senior Charlie Ionata took the hammer event at the annual Cumberland Throwers’ Pentathlon yesterday at Cumberland’s...
4/6/2013
“Around the Oval’’
By BOB LEDDY (TAFWA)
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
6 April - - Teams from La Salle and East Greenwich captured girls’ honors on Saturday at the 45th running of the Knights of...
4/1/2013
“Around the Oval’’
By BOB LEDDY (TAFWA)
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
The 2011-12 outdoor track season appropriately concluded on a dramatic note at the State Championships as the La Salle...
3/28/2013
U.S. HIGH SCHOOL BOYS' 25# WEIGHT THROW
NATIONAL RECORD
93’03.25” Conor McCullough SR Chaminade, West Hills, CA 03-15-09
CLASS RECORDS
64’04.00” Kenneth Brinson FR Marist, Atlanta, GA...
3/15/2013
U.S. HIGH SCHOOL BOYS' 25# WEIGHT THROW
NATIONAL RECORD
93’03.25” Conor McCullough SR Chaminade, West Hills, CA 03-15-09
CLASS RECORDS
64’04.00” Kenneth Brinson FR Marist, Atlanta, GA...
3/10/2013
Around the Oval’’
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
10 March - - Maddy Berkson’s third-place time of 2:06.67 in the 800 meters at the New Balance National Scholastic this meet this weekend not only is...
3/10/2013
“Around the Oval’’
Classical boys’ shuttle hurdle relay
establishes R.I. record for that event;
A total of 10 local athletes earn All-American
By BOB LEDDY (TAFWA)
R.I. Track & Field...
3/3/2013
“Around the Oval’’
Classical’s Berkson, Woonsocket’s Pitts,
Bay View’s Johnson are N.E. champs
By BOB LEDDY (TAFWA)
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
3 March - - “Absolutely fantastic!’’
Zach...
3/1/2013
U.S. HIGH SCHOOL BOYS' 25# WEIGHT THROW
NATIONAL RECORD
93’03.25” Conor McCullough SR Chaminade, West Hills, CA 03-15-09
CLASS RECORDS
64’04.00” Kenneth Brinson FR Marist, Atlanta, GA...
2/28/2013
“Around the Oval’’
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
28 Feb. - - Barrington High senior Charlie Ionata tossed the 25-pound weight 75 feet, 8.50 inches (23.07 meters), to win the boys’ portion of the...
2/26/2013
“Around the Oval’’
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
26 Feb. - - Hope High sophomore Quashira Mc Intosh set a new Rhode Island state indoor record in the girls’ 200 meters Monday night at the 79th...
2/25/2013
“Around the Oval’’
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
25 Feb. - - Classical High junior Maddy Berkson placed fifth among 12 runners on Sunday night at the Brooks PR Invitational mile, held at the...
2/21/2013
“Around the Oval’’
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
21 Feb. - - Coventry’s Larry Warwick and Woonsocket’s Kaylnn Pitts were respective winners Wednesday night in the triple jump portion of the annual...
2/21/2013
U.S. HIGH SCHOOL BOYS' 25# WEIGHT THROW
NATIONAL RECORD
93’03.25” Conor McCullough SR Chaminade, West Hills, CA 03-15-09
CLASS RECORDS
64’04.00” Kenneth Brinson FR Marist, Atlanta, GA...
2/16/2013
“Around the Oval’’
Purple, Rams end up first-ever indoor co-champions;
Hope sophomore Mc Intosh breaks one SR, ties another;
Classical’s Maddy Berkson mines triple gold
By BOB LEDDY (TAFWA)
R.I. ...
2/14/2013
“Around the Oval’’
R. I. Track & Field Foundation
14 Feb. - - Hendricken garnered 106 points to top the boys’ coaches poll, managed by the R.I. Track & Field Foundation. The Classical squad...
2/2/2013
“Around the Oval’’
By BOB LEDDY (TAFWA)
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
2 Feb. - - Defending state champions La Salle won Class Large team honors Saturday at the Class Championships, held at PCTA’s...
2/1/2013
“Around the Oval’’
Avengers’ Fazio tops 19 year-old meet mark in 1000;
Likewise Barrington’s Ionata in Metro weight throw
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
Hendricken’s track forces handily won the...
1/30/2013
“Around the Oval’’
Coventry’s Comery breaks meet SP mark
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
30 Jan. - - Cumberland and North Kingstown won team honors last night at the boys’ Northern and South...
1/28/2013
"Around the Oval’’
R.I. TRACK & FIELD FOUNDATION
MEDIA NOTE: Three local prep distance runners are scheduled to compete this Saturday (2 Feb.) in the New Balance “Grand Prix’’ junior mile event, to...
1/27/2013
“Around the Oval’’
Hope High freshman Destiny Hughes-Barnes
follows her mom, Pam Hughes, into track
By BOB LEDDY (TAFWA)
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
27 Jan. - - At this past weekend’s Bayha...
1/26/2013
“Around the Oval’’
By BOB LEDDY (TAFWA)
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
26 Jan. - - The girls’ teams of La Salle (Headley), Cumberland (Sullivan), Barrington (Bayha) and Mt. St. Charles (Dwyer)...
1/23/2013
“Around the Oval’’
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
23 Jan. - - The Classical High girls’ indoor track team moved up one notch to take the No. 1 spot in the second coaches poll, conducted by the R.I. ...
1/21/2013
“Around the Oval’’
By BOB LEDDY(T.A.F.W.A.)
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
21 Jan. - - When it comes to her chosen field events, Exeter/West Greenwich junior Victoria “Tori’’ Ebert is passionate. ...
1/20/2013
“Around the Oval’’
By BOB LEDDY
(Member, Track and Field Writers of America, TAFWA)
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
19 Jan. - - Weight throwers Charlie Ionata, of Barrington, and Classical’s Martha...
1/13/2013
“Around the Oval’’
By BOB LEDDY
(Member Track & Field Writers of America, TAFWA)
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
13 Jan. - - Rhode Island’s prep track athletes distinguished themselves at two major...
1/10/2013
U.S. HIGH SCHOOL BOYS' 25# WEIGHT THROW
NATIONAL RECORD
93’03.25” Conor McCullough SR Chaminade, West Hills, CA 03-15-09
CLASS RECORDS
64’04.00” Kenneth Brinson FR Marist, Atlanta, GA...
1/7/2013
“Around the Oval’’
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
7 Jan. - - Classical High junior Maddy Berkson is currently ranked as the top U.S. female prep runner for 3000 meters by Track & Field News...
1/6/2013
“Around the Oval’’
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
6 Jan. - - Bay View senior Erica Johnson finished third in the 800-meter run at Saturday’s Hispanic Games meet at the Armory Track in New York City. ...
1/6/2013
“Around the Oval’’
Chariho’s Bryce Kelley 8th in boys’ mile
By BOB LEDDY
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
6 Jan. - - Classical High’s Maddy Berkson continued to place her stamp on the 2012-13 indoor...
12/30/2012
“Around the Oval’’
By BOB LEDDY
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
30 Dec. - - Junior Maddy Berkson, Classical High’s dynamic track ace, yesterday captured the highlight mile run event at the fourth...
12/29/2012
“Around the Oval’’
Jake Feinstein, whose mom teaches at Sandy Hook,
finds solace in running, community’s togetherness
By BOB LEDDY
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
Dec. 29 - - Jake Feinstein towed...
12/27/2012
“Around the Oval’’
LOCAL ENTRIES FOR R.I. CLASSIC
R.I. TRACK & FIELD FOUNDATION
MEDIA NOTE: The fourth annual R.I. Classic Track & Field Invitational will be held this Saturday, 29 December, at...
12/24/2012
“Around the Oval’’
CLASSICAL’S BERKSON: 3 WINS;
OAKERS’ LARRY WARWICK: 2
AT R.I. COACHES INVITATIONAL
By BOB LEDDY
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
23 Dec. - - Classical High’s Maddy Berkson got...
12/20/2012
U.S. HIGH SCHOOL BOYS' 25# WEIGHT THROW
NATIONAL RECORD
93’03.25” Conor McCullough SR Chaminade, West Hills, CA 03-15-09
CLASS RECORDS
64’04.00” Kenneth Brinson FR Marist, Atlanta, GA...
12/19/2012
“Around the Oval’’
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
19 Dec. - - Defending state champs La Salle and state runner-up Hendricken topped the first coaches poll, administered by the R.I. Track & Field...
12/8/2012
“Around the Course’’
By BOB LEDDY
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
8 Dec. - - Cumberland High senior Trevor Crawley today finished 38th in the boys’ race at the Foot Locker National Cross Country...
12/2/2012
“Around the Course’’
Quagmire course in Oregon stymied runners
By BOB LEDDY
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
2 Dec. - - “I was running to survive. I just wanted to finish and get out of the...
12/1/2012
“Around the Oval’’
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
The 2012-13 indoor track season promises keen competition in both the boys’ and girls’ league. (Schedule and state indoor records in separate...
11/28/2012
“Around the Oval’’
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
MEDIA NOTE - - Listed are the dates of major meets for the upcoming indoor track campaign. All meets in-state will be held at the Providence Career...
11/25/2012
“Around the Course’’
By BOB LEDDY
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
25 Nov. - - For Chariho’s Bryce Kelley, the suspense is over. The senior harrier found out today that he will advance to the Nike...
11/25/2012
“Around the Course’’
BARRINGTON GIRLS ARE THIRD AT THE NIKE TEAM QUALIFIER;
HAWKS ARE 5TH AT NIKE EVENT
By BOB LEDDY
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
Nov. 24 - - Cumberland High senior Trevor...
11/23/2012
“Around the Course’’
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
Five Rhode Island cross country teams - competing as track or running clubs - are entered in Saturday’s Nike Cross National Northeast region race...
11/10/2012
“Around the Course’’
Cumberland’s Crawley, Eagles’ Mc Millan
are top R.I. finishers on muddy course
By BOB LEDDY
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
10 Nov. - - Tbhis year’s Rhode Island state cross...
11/8/2012
“Around the Course’’
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
MEDIA NOTE: Here are the R.I. teams and individuals that have qualified for this Saturday’s New England Cross Country Championships in Cumberland, ...
11/4/2012
“Around the Course’’
Clippers’ Cawley, Eagles’ Mc Millan
are crowned ‘12 state individual titlists
By BOB LEDDY
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
4 Nov. - - The Hendricken Hawks’ cross country team...
11/4/2012
“Around the Oval’’
By BOB LEDDY
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
4 Nov. - - In the 40-year history of the girls’ cross country league, neither Mt. Hope High School - nor its predecessor, Bristol High...
11/1/2012
“Around the Course’’
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
MEDIA NOTE: Here are the teams that have qualified for this Sunday’s State Championships, to be held at the 3.1-mile “Covered Bridge’’ course at...
10/29/2012
“Around the Course’’
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
The Barrington girls, and the squad from Hendricken topped the final RIT&FF/coaches cross country polls in advance of Sunday’s State Championship...
10/27/2012
“Around the Course’’
HAWKS, S. KINGSTOWN, AVENGERS
CAPTURE BOYS’ CLASS CROWNS
Clippers’ Trevor Crawley, Eagles’ Mc Millan
post the day’s best times in respective races
By BOB LEDDY
R.I. Track...
10/23/2012
“Around the Oval’’
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
La Salle captured both the girls’ and boys’ state freshman championships on Monday. The Ram girls scored a 37, to North Kingstown’s 61 for second...
10/22/2012
“Around the Course’’
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
Here are the teams entered, by class, in this Saturday’s (27 Oct.) Class Championships, to be held at Ponaganset High’s “Covered Bridge’’ trail. ...
10/22/2012
“Around the Course’’
Barrington girls win Champ. team honors
The Eagles’ McMillan takes freshman race
By BOB LEDDY
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
20 Oct. - - As was true of many of the finishers...
10/19/2012
“Around the Course’’
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
19 Oct. - - Two thousand eleven cross country All-Staters Jake Kilcoyne, of Chariho, and Westerly’s Jackie Burr made it a southern Rhode Island...
10/18/2012
“Around the Course’’
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
18 Oct. - - A total of 15 teams from Rhode Island (boys’ and girls’ combined) are entered in Saturday’s Brown University Northeast Cross Country...
10/15/2012
“Around the Course’’
Oakers’ Jessica Bellows wins girls’ Soph. “B’’ event
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
14 Oct. - - Two La Salle harriers - one from each gender - were top Rhode Island finishers...
10/10/2012
“Around the Course’’
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
10 Oct. - - The second RIT&FF coaches cross country poll again showed Hendricken and the Barrington girls’ squad as top vote-getters. The Hawks...
10/8/2012
“Around the Course’’
By BOB LEDDY
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
8 Oct. - - As a student/athlete at Cranston High School West, Joe Zanfagna has had an eclectic fall sport experience, going from...
10/7/2012
“Around the Course’’
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
7 Oct. - - Behind the strong finish of senior Ben Fazio, the East Greenwich boys captured the team title at the annual Thetford Cross Country...
10/3/2012
“Around the Course’’
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
2 Oct. - - Defending girls’ state champion Barrington High today capped a perfect dual-meet season in the competitive Metro Division by...
9/30/2012
“Around the Course’’
R.I. TRACK & FILED FOUNDATION
30 Sept. - - The Cumberland High boys’ cross country team won team honors Saturday at the Maine Cross Country Festival of Champions, held in...
9/30/2012
“Around the Course’’
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
Girls’ teams from La Salle and Barrington, plus boys’ squads from La Salle and Hendricken runners - as well as Chariho’s Bryce Kelley - competed...
9/29/2012
Around the Course’’
Westerly’s Jackie Burr wins Varsity I race
By BOB LEDDY
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
Sept. 29 - - As she headed toward the finish line at Saturday’s sixth annual Ocean State...
9/28/2012
Six boys teams and 10 girls teams go into the final week of dual meets undefeated. All four division titles for both boys and girls will be decided this week.
On Monday at Goddard Park, North...
9/26/2012
“Around the Course’’
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
26 Sept. - - A total of 31 Rhode Island teams will compete this Saturday at the annual Ocean State Cross Country Invitational at Goddard Park. ...
9/23/2012
“Around the Course’’
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
23 Sept. - - Cumberland High senior Trevor Crawley and Burrillville sophomore Betsy Dumais were winners of their respective races at last Friday’s...
9/20/2012
Eight boys' teams and 11 girls' teams remain undefeated after the second week of dual meets.
The Dual meet season continues next week with a full slate of meets on Monday Sept. 24 and Tues. Sept. ...
9/18/2012
“Around the Course’’
By BOB LEDDY
R.I. Track &n Field Foundation
18 Sept. - - Marty Crowley, coach of both boys’ and girls’ cross country teams at Burrillville High, was his customary upbeat self...
9/14/2012
The Rhode Island Interscholastic Cross Country Dual Meet season kicked off this week. Bay View and Smithfield on the girls side, and Smithfield on the boys side, have jumped out to 4-0 starts.
For a...
9/12/2012
“Around the Course’’
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
12 Sept. - - Defending state titlists Hendricken and Barrington topped the first of three coaches polls, conducted by the R.I. Track & Field...
9/10/2012
“Around the Course’’
By BOB LEDDY
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
10 Sept. - - They’re knows as the Cavaliers of Juanita Sanchez High School in Providence, and though small in numbers, they’re...
9/8/2012
“Around the Course’’
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
8 Sept. - - The girls’ Injury Fund races, delayed last week due to rain, were held on Saturday at the Burrillville Middle School course. Team...
9/6/2012
“Around the Course’’
R.I. TRACK & FIELD FOUNDATION
The boys’ Injury Fund races were held this week at Burrillville Middle School, with Hendricken taking the Varsity I team crown, Cumberland the...
8/18/2012
“Around the Oval’’
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
18 Aug. - - The top two United States prep hammer throwers claimed first and second-place spots yesterday in competition sponsored by the Sons of...
8/17/2012
“Around the Course’’
By BOB LEDDY
R.I. Track & Field Foundation Correspondent
After going through the spectacular three-year careers of Chariho’s Mike Marsella and La Salle’s Molly Keating, you...
8/16/2012
U.S. HIGH SCHOOL BOYS' 12# HAMMER THROW
NATIONAL RECORD
260’00” Conor McCullough JR Chaminade, West Hills, CA 06-28-08
Class Records
213’00” Conor McCullough FR Chaminade, West Hills, CA...
8/7/2012
“Around the Oval’’
First outdoor sub-4 run in Ocean State
By BOB LEDDY
R.I. Track & Field Foundation Correspondent
EXETER, 7 Aug. - - The task at hand for the half-dozen distance runners on the...
7/25/2012
“Around the Oval’’
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
25 July - - Barrington’s Charlie Ionata won the Young Men’s division in 12-pound hammer competition at the USATF National Track & Field...
7/16/2012
“Around the Oval’’
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
16 July - - Barrington High’s Charlie Ionata and Maggie Dufault, of Pilgrim High, won the boys’ and girls’ titles respectively at the 2012...
7/13/2012
“Around the Oval’’
PORTSMOUTH’S NICK TYLER ESTABLISHES DECATHLON MARK
R.I. TRACK & FIELD FOUNDAITON
12 July - - Portsmouth’s Nick Tyler last weekend established a Rhode Island state boys’...
7/12/2012
U.S. HIGH SCHOOL BOYS' 12# HAMMER THROW
NATIONAL RECORD
260’00” Conor McCullough JR Chaminade, West Hills, CA 06-28-08
Class Records
213’00” Conor McCullough FR Chaminade, West Hills, CA...
6/28/2012
U.S. HIGH SCHOOL BOYS' 12# HAMMER THROW
NATIONAL RECORD
260’00” Conor McCullough JR Chaminade, West Hills, CA 06-28-08
Class Records
213’00” Conor McCullough FR Chaminade, West Hills, CA...
6/16/2012
“Around the Oval’’
VELEZ IS U.S. HAMMER CHAMPION;
DAILEY-HARRIS No. 1 U.S. IN HJ;
RAM GIRLS SET NEW 4x800 RECORD; HOPE’S Mc INTOSH BREAKS 200 SR;
CENTRAL BOYS SET NEW RELAY SR;
AV’S DORSEY...
6/13/2012
U.S. HIGH SCHOOL BOYS' 12# HAMMER THROW
NATIONAL RECORD
260’00” Conor McCullough JR Chaminade, West Hills, CA 06-28-08
Class Records
213’00” Conor McCullough FR Chaminade, West Hills, CA...
6/10/2012
“Around the Oval’’
DAILEY-HARRIS WINS HJ;
HOPE’S NEVES TOPS IN DISC;
RAMS’ 4X800 TRIUPMPHANT
By BOB LEDDY
R.I. Track & Field Foundation Correspondent
10 June - - East Greenwich’s Jaimee Dorsey...
6/8/2012
“Around the Oval’’
R. I. TRACK & FIELD FOUNDATION
8 June - - Joe Velez, the Classical High senior and this year’s state champ in the 12-pound hammer, won the New England title yesterday at Conley...
6/4/2012
“Around the Oval’’
FOUR STATE GIRLS’ MARKS FALL
By BOB LEDDY
R.I. Track & Field Foundation Correspondent
4 June - - The girls portion of yesterday’s State Championship yielded four new R.I. state...
5/31/2012
U.S. HIGH SCHOOL BOYS' 12# HAMMER THROW
NATIONAL RECORD
260’00” Conor McCullough JR Chaminade, West Hills, CA 06-28-08
Class Records
213’00” Conor McCullough FR Chaminade, West Hills, CA...
5/30/2012
“Around the Oval’’
RAM GIRLS, CHARIHO BOYS
TOP THIRD COACHES POLL
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
29 May - - Defending state team champs La Salle and the Chariho boys’ squad led in voting in the...
5/23/2012
“Around the Oval’’
R.I. TRACK & FIELD FOUNDATION
23 May - - Hendricken’s freshman track squad rolled up 168 points to win the state freshman title at Westerly High. The Hawks took nine events, ...
5/22/2012
“Around the Oval’’
RAMS’ ERNSTER: 3 GOLDS
R.I. TRACK & FIELD FOUNDATION
22 May - - The La Salle freshman girls’ track squad scored 86 points to win the 2012 freshman State Championship yesterday. ...
5/20/2012
“Around the Oval’’
IT’S THE HAWKS IN CLASS A,
SOUTH KINGSTOWN IN CLASS B;
CLASSICAL DOMINATES CLASS C
By BOB LEDDY
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
20 May - - Hendricken accumulated 115 points to...
5/20/2012
“Around the Oval’’
LA SALLE WINS CLASS A TITLE;
REBELS ARE TOPS IN CLASS B;
AVS CAPTURE CLASS C CROWN
By BOB LEDDY
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
20 May - - Defending state champs La Salle...
5/13/2012
“Around the Oval’’
Rams’ Dailey-Harris wins Loucks high jump
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
13 May - - A pair of Rhode Island outdoor track records were broken at meets over the weekend.
At the...
5/12/2012
“Around the Oval’’
Purple’s Velez, Chariho’s Kelley are MVPs
By BOB LEDDY
R.I. Track & Field Foundation Corresponedent
12 May - - Joe Velez, Classical High nationally-ranked hammer specialist, is...
5/10/2012
U.S. HIGH SCHOOL BOYS' 12# HAMMER THROW
NATIONAL RECORD
260’00” Conor McCullough JR Chaminade, West Hills, CA 06-28-08
Class Records
213’00” Conor McCullough FR Chaminade, West Hills, CA...
4/28/2012
“Around the Oval’’
Both compete at Cumberland Invitational
Chariho boys’ 4x800 sets new R.I. mark
La Salle captures Cumberland team championship;
Classical’s Maddy Berkson gold in two events
By...
4/20/2012
“Around the Oval’’
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
19 April - - Classical High took team honors yesterday at the Cumberland Distance Classic/Throwers Pentathlon for boys, held at Cumberland’s track. ...
4/19/2012
U.S. HIGH SCHOOL BOYS' 12# HAMMER THROW
NATIONAL RECORD
260’00” Conor McCullough JR Chaminade, West Hills, CA 06-28-08
Class Records
213’00” Conor McCullough FR Chaminade, West Hills, CA...
4/18/2012
“Around the Oval’’
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
18 April - - Chariho and La Salle, the respective boys’ and girls’ 2011 outdoor state team titlists, tallied the highest numbers in the first of...
4/16/2012
“Around the Oval’’
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
16 April - - Leigh Petranoff, now a senior at Illinois State University, is currently ranked third nationally in the women’s javelin throw. ...
4/15/2012
“Around the Oval’’
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
15 April - - Hope High freshman Quashira Mc Intosh, a key member of the Blue Wave record-setting indoor relay team, won the girls’ 100 meters in...
4/11/2012
“Around the Oval’’
R.I. TRACK & FIELD FOUNDATION
11 April - - Joe Velez, the Classical High senior weight throw and hammer standout, has committed to Ohio State University in the fall.
“Joe is a...
4/9/2012
“Around the Oval’’
By BOB LEDDY
R.I. Track & Field Foundation Correspondent
SMITHFIELD - - Woonsocket High junior Kaylnn Pitts, Smithfield High junior Angela Ragosta and Burrillville High senior...
4/8/2012
“Around the Oval’’
By BOB LEDDY
R.I. Track & Field Foundation Correspondent
7 April - - The Chariho High boys’ 4x1-mile relays captured that event’s top bracket today at the 44th annual Knights of...
4/1/2012
“Around the Oval’’
By BOB LEDDY
R.I. Track & Field Foundation Correspondent
In terms of overall performance, the recently-completed 2011-12 indoor track season was one of the best on memory, and...
3/27/2012
U.S. HIGH SCHOOL BOYS' 25# WEIGHT THROW
NATIONAL RECORD
93’03.25” Conor McCullough SR Chaminade, West Hills, CA 03-15-09
CLASS RECORDS
64’04.00” Kenneth Brinson FR Marist, Atlanta, GA...
3/27/2012
The final Indoor Track & Field New England Leader Board has many Rhode Islanders on it, including several state meet record performances from the New Balance Indoor Nationals.
Final Indoor New...
3/15/2012
“Around the Oval’’
By BOB LEDDY
R.I. Track & Field Foundation Correspondent
13 March - - By every standard, Rhode Island’s 2011-12 indoor track season was one of the best in memory, culminating in...
3/13/2012
“Around the Oval’’
Hope girls’ 4x200 in N.E.-record redux;
Cheatham tops her 200m state mark;
Ram girls’ 4x800 betters their own SR;
Bengals’ Johnson tops a 1998 record;
Chargers’ Kelley bumps...
3/4/2012
U.S. HIGH SCHOOL BOYS' 25# WEIGHT THROW
NATIONAL RECORD
93’03.25” Conor McCullough SR Chaminade, West Hills, CA 03-15-09
CLASS RECORDS
63'06.25" Wes Wright FR Villa Rica, GA 01-23-05
75'00.50"...
3/4/2012
“Around the Oval’’
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
(Media note: Competitors were listed in the results by the communities in which they live. Where known, high schools are here listed).
4 March - -...
3/3/2012
“Around the Oval’’
Ocean State has 4 individual, 3 relay champs
By BOB LEDDY
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
3 March - - A pair of Rhode Island indoor girls’ records were bettered Friday night at...
3/1/2012
“Around the Oval’’
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
29 Feb. - - A pair of Rhode Island state records - one in each gender - were broken yesterday at the Eastern States Championships, held at the...
2/27/2012
“Around the Oval’’
Clippers’ Rei, ‘Novans’ Pitts TJ winners;
Portsmouth’s Tyler, EWG’s Hart take PV
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
27 Feb. - - Sunday’s R.I. Track & Field Carnival, held at the...
2/23/2012
The 44th annual Rhode Island Knights of Columbus 4x1 mile relay will be held April 7th at Mt. Pleasant High School.
The unofficial kickoff to the Rhode Island outdoor track & field season, the meet...
2/18/2012
“Around the Oval’’
FOUR GIRLS’ RECORDS FALL;
CHEATHAM TOPS 27-YEAR-OLD MARK
By BOB LEDDY
R.I. Track & Field Foundation Correspondent
18 Feb. - - Four new Rhode Island state girls’ indoor track...
2/16/2012
“Around the Oval’’
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
The 2012 Rhode Island Track & Field Carnival will take place on Sunday, 26 Feb., beginning at 1 p.m. at the PCTA facility in Providence. (Facility...
2/15/2012
“Around the Oval’’
R.I. TRACK & FIELD FOUNDATION
Feb. 15 - The La Salle girls and Hendricken - defending state champions - closed out the RIT&FF coaches polls as the dominant teams. The Hawks and...
2/15/2012
The 2012 Indoor Track & Field State Championship will be held this Saturday, February 18th, at the Providence Career and Technical Academy.
The meet begins at Noon with the Boys 4x800 meter relay, ...
2/13/2012
“Around the Oval’’
His is second-fastest time posted by a R.I. runner
By BOB LEDDY
R.I. Track & Field Foundation Correspondent
12 Feb. - - Mike Marsella, Chariho High’s distance man nonpareil, ...
2/12/2012
Chariho's Marsella Places Second in High School Millrose Mile
By Mary (Serdakowski) Boggs
Hepstrack.com
Chariho's Mike Marsella competed in the High School Boys Invitational Mile at the Millrose...
2/11/2012
“Around the Oval’’
R.I. Track Field Foundation
11 Feb. - - Hendricken, Classical and Barrington captured the three class team titles Saturday at the Boys’ Class Championships at PCTA track. The...
2/10/2012
“Around the Oval’’
By BOB LEDDY
R.I. T&FF Correspondent
9 Feb. - - Initially, Mike Marsella said, he was interested in the University of North Carolina. But UNC head track coach Peter Watson left...
2/10/2012
“Around the Oval’’
LA SALLE’S DAILEY-HARRIS SETS NEW HIGH JUMP MARK
R.I. TRACK & FIELD FOUNDATION
10 Feb. - - Defending state champs La Salle handily captured the Large Class team title this week. ...
2/9/2012
Several Rhode Island athletes can be found on the New England High School Track and Field Leader Board.
The list was updated in February 7th, and includes recent performances by Classical's Maddy...
2/9/2012
U.S. HIGH SCHOOL BOYS' 25# WEIGHT THROW
NATIONAL RECORD
93’03.25” Conor McCullough SR Chaminade, West Hills, CA 03-15-09
CLASS RECORDS
63'06.25" Wes Wright FR Villa Rica, GA 01-23-05
75'00.50"...
2/5/2012
Around the Oval’’
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
4 Feb. - - Team titles in the four girls’ divisional championships went to Toll Gate in the Bayha bracket; Hope in Sullivan; La Salle in Headley and...
2/4/2012
“Around the Oval’’
La Salle’s Keating 9th in Grand Prix mile
B y BOB LEDDY
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
4 Feb. - - The Chariho boys’ 4x800-meter relay team were out to break the Rhode Island...
2/3/2012
“Around the Oval’’
R.I. TRACK & FIELD FOUNDATION
3 Feb. - - The boys’ teams of Cumberland, North Kingstown, Hendricken and Classical captured team titles in the Division Championships, held over...
2/2/2012
“Around the Oval’’
R.I. TRACK & FIELD FOUNDATION
2 Feb. - - The La Salle girls and Hendricken continue to lead in the second of three coaches polls conducted by RIT&FF. Whereas in the Jan. 18...
2/1/2012
“Around the Oval’’
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
1 Feb. - - The La Salle girls’ freshman team won the state team title by beating Toll Gate by 3.5 points Tuesday night at the PCTA track. One of the...
2/1/2012
“Around the Oval’’
By BOB LEDDY
R.I. Track & Field Foundation Correspondent
1 Feb. - - La Salle senior Molly Keating today signed a national letter of intent to attend Providence College in the...
1/31/2012
“Around the Oval’’
HAWKS WIN FROSH CROWN
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
31 Jan. - - Hendricken handily won the 2011-12 Boys’ Freshman State indoor team title Monday night at the PCTA track. ...
1/30/2012
“Around the Oval’’
BERKSON SIXTH in USATF MILE
By BOB LEDDY
R.I. Track & Field Foundation Correspondent
29 Jan. - - The Chariho High boys’ 4x800-meter relay Saturday obliterated the Rhode Island...
1/24/2012
“Around the Oval’’
Marsella Is 8th R.I. boy picked for fabled N.Y. run
Hope girls break R.I. 4x200 record;
Local weight throwers tops at Yale;
Rams’ Keating second in girls’ mile
By BOB...
1/18/2012
“Around the Oval’’
HENDRICKEN TOP BOYS’ LIST
R.I. TRACK & FIELD FOUNDATION
18 Jan. - - Like two runners hitting the finish tape simultaneously, the girls’ teams of La Salle and Classical finished...
1/14/2012
“Around the Oval’’
RAMS’ DAILEY-HARRIS TIES HJ MARK;
WARRIORS’ VAZQUEZ IS HJ GOLD
By BOB LEDDY
R.I. Track & Field Foundation Correspondent
14 Jan. - - Today’s inaugural East Coast Championships...
1/12/2012
“Around the Oval’’
VIKES’ JANES NO. 1 IN GWT;
BERKSON 5TH IN U.S. IN GLJ;
DAILEY-HARRIS HEADS N.E. LIST
By BOB LEDDY
R.I. Track & Field Foundation Correspondent
12 Jan. - - Joe Velez, the...
1/11/2012
“Around the Oval’’
Classical’s Berkson is a double-winner;
Hawk, La Salle teams finish 2nd at Dartmouth;
Rhode Island weight throwers shine
By BOB LEDDY
R.I. Track & Field Foundation...
12/29/2011
"Around the Oval’’
Rams’ Dailey-Harris breaks HJ mark;
Purple’s Velez top school WT mark
By BOB LEDDY
R.I. Track & Field Foundation Correspondent
29 Dec. - - Rhode Island emerged with a pair of...
12/19/2011
By BOB LEDDY
R.I. Track & Field Foundation Correspondent
17 Dec. - - The annual R.I. Track Coaches Invitational was held at the PCTA track in Providence Saturday, and at such an early stage in the...
12/8/2011
“Around the Oval’’
By BOB LEDDY
R.I. Track & Field Foundation Correspondent
8 Dec. - - Chariho runner Mike Marsella’s performance last weekend at the Nike Nationals in Oregon brought to a close...
12/7/2011
The Rhode Island Track Coaches Association (RITCA) is pleased to announce
the first annual East Coast Championships, January 14th, 2012 at the
Providence Career and Technical High School.
The...
12/6/2011
“Around the Oval’’
STATE INDOOR TRACK RECORDS
(As of December, 2011)
R.I. Track & Field Foundation/Track & Field News Magazine
GIRLS
WT (20-lb.) - 62-2 (18.94 meters), Victoria Flowers, ...
12/4/2011
Runs unorthodox course in 15:42
By BOB LEDDY
R.I. Track & Field Foundation Correspondent
4 Dec. - - Mike Marsella has enjoyed a full cross country season. The Chariho High senior ran 15 minutes, ...
12/3/2011
By BOB LEDDY
R.I. Track & Field Foundation Correspondent
3 Dec. - - The R.I. Interscholastic League Hall of Fame’s Class of 2012 will include two figures from the sports of track and running. Kevin...
12/1/2011
December 1, 2011 -- Complete Boys and Girls Indoor Track and Field schedules have been posted. An updated girls schedule was added on December 1.
The schedules include all interscholastic dual...
11/26/2011
He’s the first R.I. boy in 8 years to make the Nationals;
La Salle’s Keating is 10th in girls’ field
By BOB LEDDY
R.I. Track & Field Foundation Correspondent
26 Nov. - - Chariho High senior Mike...
11/12/2011
RAMS’ KEATING FINISHES 2ND
Hawks notch 11th team title;
La Salle girls top R.I. team finisher
Around the Course’’
By BOB LEDDY
R.I. Track & Field Foundation Correspondent
12 Nov. - - Running...
11/10/2011
“Around the Course’’
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
The 77th annual New England Cross Country Championships return to the “Covered Bridge Trail on the grounds of Ponaganset High School after a...
11/9/2011
International Institute chief Dan Doyle
to be the keynote speaker on Nov. 16
9 Nov. - - The R.I. Interscholastic League (RIIL) and its Wellness Committee will hold a conference on Nov. 16 titled...
11/6/2011
“Around the Course’’
Rams’ Keating first to win three straight girls’ titles;
Barrington girls’ team triumph is first in 17 years
By BOB LEDDY
R.I. Track & Field Foundation Correspondent
6...
11/2/2011
“Around the Course’’
R.I. TRACK & FIELD FOUNDATION
2 Nov. - The girls’ teams of La Salle and Barrington - and the boys’ squads of Hendricken and Chariho - finished in a near dead-heat in coaches...
10/30/2011
“Around the Course’’
By BOB LEDDY
R.I. Track & Field Foundation Correspondent
Fall, 2011 has been an exciting season for cross country. The availability of invitational meets - both in and...
10/29/2011
SENTINEL, REBEL GIRLS WIN ALSO; HAWKS, AVENGERS TEAM CHAMPS
NK’s Mc Adams, Rebs’ Ethier, S’field’s Mattson claim girls’ individual championships;
Boys’ titles to Chargers’ Marsella, Mount’s Butler...
10/24/2011
Ponaganset's Coverage Bridge Trail will be the scene of the Class, State and New England Championships this season.
The 5K course will host the Class and JV State Meet on Saturday October 29th, the...
10/21/2011
The 2011 Class Championships and JV State Championships will be held on Saturday, October 29th at Ponaganset High School.
Eight races will be contested, beginning with Girls' Class C at 10 a.m. For...
10/19/2011
R.I. TRACK & FIELD FOUNDATION
19 Oct. - - Once more, the teams from Hendricken and La Salle headed the R.I. Track & Field Foundation’s Coaches Poll.The Hawks gathered 157 points, receiving 13...
10/16/2011
“Around the Oval’’
Top-ranked U.S. harrier from N.J. breaks course mark
  By BOB LEDDY
R.I. Track & Field Foundation Correspondent
15 Oct. - - La Salle senior Molly Keating led all Rhode Island...
10/13/2011
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
13 Oct. - - A total of 25 girls’ and boys’ cross country teams will represent Rhode Island at the annual Brown University Northeast Invitational this Saturday at...
10/10/2011
By BOB LEDDY
RIT&FF Correspondent
10 Oct. - - A pair of veteran harriers wn their respective Varsity Division races as part of the annual Providence Recreation Dept. Columbus Day Invitational, held...
10/9/2011
Titans, Avengers, Bengals, Prout compete at Wickham Park eventBy BOB LEDDY
R.I. Track & Field Foundation Correspondent
9 Oct. - - The La Salle girls’ cross country team - last week raked 28th...
10/6/2011
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
GIRLS
Southern Division
S. Kingstown            8-0
N. Kingstown            7-1
Westerly                  6-2
Prout                    ...
10/3/2011
HENDRICKEN PLACES FOURTH AT GREAT AMERICAN R.O.C.
FOUR R.I. TEAMS COMPETE AT THETFORD (VT.) TRAIL RUN EVENT
CLIPPERS SCORE AT MAINE RACE
By BOB LEDDY
R.I. Track & Field Foundation...
9/26/2011
“Around the Course’’
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
25 Sept. - - The La Salle girls’ cross country team took first place at a meet in Bowdoin, N.Y., and senior Molly Keating finished second in the...
9/14/2011
R.I. Track & Field Foundation
14 Sept. - - Defending state champions Hendricken and the La Salle girls’ squad garnered the highest number of points in the first of three RIT&FF polls. The surveys...
9/11/2011
“Around the Course’’
By BOB LEDDY
R.I. Track & Field Foundation Correspondent
11 Sept. - - The season-opening Relay Carnival races were staged yesterday on the Burrillville Middle School grounds, ...
9/2/2011 - 9/25/2011
The fifth annual Ocean State Cross Country Invitational will be held September 23 and 24 at Goddard State Park in Warwick.
Middle School races will be held on Friday, September 23 beginning with...
8/31/2011 - 10/19/2011
The East Bay Challenge will be held Wednesday, October 19th at Lower Glen Park in Portsmouth.
The course is mostly grass wih a short trail section and hills comparable to Ponagansett. The cost is $5...
8/11/2011
‘11 CROSS COUNTRY OPENS; HAWKS, LA SALLE GIRLS ARE DEFENDING STATE CHAMPS
By BOB LEDDY
Falk Fund/R.I. Track & Field Foundation Correspondent
August 11, 2011 -- At last year’s State Cross Country...
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