Justyn Knight’s high school PE teacher challenged him to do well in a 5K or get a failing grade. He won in a school record and has been on a tear ever since. The Canadian is now favored to win the NCAA individual title and has Syracuse in the hunt for a second team title.
Rhode Island Track & Field and Cross Country News
Learn how Karissa Schweizer, who never won an Iowa state title, went on to become an NCAA champion in cross-country and indoor and outdoor track.
Another great learning opportunity for coaches at Sacred Heart University in Fairfield, CT
This Saturday's NCAA Division 1 Cross Country Championships in Louisville, Kentucky will feature home grown talent from the state of Rhode Island representing various colleges and universities around the country.
Julia Robitaille a junior from Manchester West, NH capture the girls' New England title, while Drew Thompson a senior from Fairfield Prep, CT dominated the boys' race. Pinkerton Academy girls won the team title, while Xavier, CT was victorious on the boys side.
Rebels' Lawler leads five from Ocean State among top 10 at Saturday's meet. Ram sophomore takes fourth overall in boys' race.
Photo Explosion! 2300 Images From New England XC Championship(via MileSplit)
WATCH Drew Thompson Dominate The Boys New England XC Championship(via MileSplit)
WATCH NOW: Robitaille Pulls Off Upset To Win New England XC Title(via MileSplit)
Maine's Luke Laverdiere will aim to become the 7th boy from the Pine Tree state to win a New England title. It has been 19 years since Maine''s last champion Louie Luchini won the New England crown.
The defending champion Jacqueline Gaughan of Exeter, New Hampshire is the favorite to repeat as New England Champion on Saturday in Belfast
The best in New England will converge on Belfast, Maine this weekend for the New England XC Championship meet at the Troy Howard Middle School, check out our Boys & Girls Virtual Meet
Find out who improved the most from last year's to this year's Rhode Island State Cross Country Championships as we compare the time differences of all runners who raced in both meets.
New England High School XC Top Ten Girls 1998-Present
New England Cross-Country Championships Girls' Team History
Top 500 Girls' 5k Times From Belfast
Top 500 Boys' 5k Times From Belfast
New England Cross-Country Championships Boys' Team History
Hendricken defeats La Salle for boys' team crown. Portsmouth edges Lady Rams for girls' title.
Sunday's meet should create plenty of excitement!
Meet Chris Tracht, one of the only single leg amputee runners in the country to be running high school cross country.
Sunday's race features three harriers that have placed among the top seven the last three years.
All the information you will need to know about attending the 83rd Annual England Championship held this Saturday.
Take your pick. It could be one of more than a half dozen.
Team results merge from the 2017 Rhode Island Class Cross Country Championships.
Check out the top 500 boys performances from the 2017 Rhode Island Class Meets.
Check out the top 500 girls performances from the 2017 Rhode Island Class Meets.
Judging by the results of Saturday's meet, there seems to be no clear-cut favorite for individual honors and possibly team supremacy, too, at next weekend's State Championships.
...and more to come from this weekend's meet.
We have interviews of race winners and All races from Saturday's meet.