Lions win first Non-Public A group championship.
Tuesday, November 20, 2012
Mount Saint Dominic Academy's cross country team captured its first group championship (non-public A) in school history at the NJSIAA Cross Country Championships in Holmdel Park Saturday. The Mount defeated Red Bank Catholic which was seeking a third-straight title. This is only the second time an Essex County school has won a state title, the first since Newark East Side in 1984, according to Athletic Director Lorenzo Sozio. Cross country coach Asim Kohli called the 2012 team the "best" he's ever had in an article on NJ.com.
Boys finish strong second in Super Essex Conference meet.
Monday, October 15, 2012
The Caldwell Chiefs girls cross country team took first place at the Super Essex Conference meet Thursday, and the boys team had a strong showing finishing second place overall. “We’ve had some great success,” said coach Jodi Longo. “[I’m] very proud of all of our hard-working, determined athletes.” At the conference meet, Kim Theobald came in first place. Amanda Bettin, Sydney Teterskis and Katie Duca as well as Kim earned 1st team all-division. Jacqueline Mescia, Lyndsay DeNunno and Charlyne Burki earned 2nd team all-division. The girls compete in the Colonial Division and finished with an overall divisional record of 10-0. “Our toughest competitor being Bloomfield in which we only beat them by one point in the regular season,” Longo …