Tag: Cross country

BC boys continue to dominate series

By MICHAEL LETENDRE STAFF WRITER BRISTOL – For the past 15 years, the boys cross country program from Bristol Central has dominated all the competition at the city series meet. It’s been a decade-and-a-half of excellence and why would the…

A hop, a skip, and a jump: Officials add some fun twists to the 2015 Sloper Relays

By BRIAN JENNINGS STAFF WRITER They dashed through the woods, sprinted around the lake, leapt over bails of hay, and trudged their way through the mud. Instead of running a standard race, high school and middle school cross country teams gathered…

Rams challenged at CCCs

By MICHAEL LETENDRE STAFF WRITER MANCHESTER – The annual CCC cross country championship tilt has become a staple event for the girls team from Bristol Central. Having another great season, the Rams were sternly challenged at the meet on Wednesday,…

Bristol’s harriers hit up states

By MICHAEL LETENDRE STAFF WRITER MANCHESTER – On Saturday, Oct. 26, all the Bristol cross country teams were in action as the CIAC held its annual championship races from Wickham Park in Manchester. Bristol Central, Bristol Eastern, and St. Paul…

St. Paul runners take on NVL

By MICHAEL LETENDRE STAFF WRITER WATERTOWN – Both the boys and girls cross country teams from St. Paul took part in the Naugatuck Valley League Championships on Wednesday, Oct. 16 from Veterans Memorial Park in Watertown and performed well in…

BC harriers dominates CCC south

By MICHAEL LETENDRE STAFF WRITER MANCHESTER – When it came to the CCC cross country championship in 2013, the CCC South title was on the line for both the boys and girls squads. With the Bristol Central boys undefeated going…