Thursday, October 29, 2009

TVL Championships "A WASH" (in terms rankings change)

The TVL championships were a wash this Wednesday as all of the teams placed in the same spots they did in the individual season. The meet went 3 hours and it was pouring rain for each race! The following was taken from the Thursday edition of the Attleboro Sun Chronicle:

CROSS COUNTRY: Lancers middle of the pack in TVL
MEDFIELD - In weather more conducive to rowing than running, the Norton High cross country squads participated in the Tri-Valley League Championship Meet on Wednesday at McCarthy Park.The Lancer girls finished sixth out of the nine teams, with Erica Callahan placing 33rd overall with a time of 25:23 over the 3.1-mile course. The Norton boys were seventh overall, with Tim Johansmeyer leading the way, placing 34th overall with a time of 20:41. Medfield won both divisions.

Tri-Valley League Championship Meetat McCarthy Park, Medfield Course: 3.1 mi.

BoysTeam results: 1-Medfield 29, 2-Hopkinton 61, 3-Hollison 72, 4-Bellingham 124, 5-Westwood 134, 6-Dover-Sherborn 158, 7-Norton 208, 8-Medway 213, 9-Ashland 234.

Norton placements: 34-Tim Johansmeyer 20:41, 39-Caleb Tripp 21:18, 42-Dan Sugar 21:30, 46-Cam Eisnor 22:10, 47-Mike Gillis 22:29, 52-Christian Delano 22:51, 53-Chris McCready 22:53.

GirlsTeam results: 1-Medfield 43, 2-Hopkinton 66, 3-Westwood 72, 4-Dover-Sherborn 75, 5-Holliston 97, 6-Norton 198, 7-Ashland 208, 8-Medway 241, 9-Bellingham 248.

Norton placements: 33-Erica Callahan 25:23, 39-Brittany Alioto 26:26, 40-Katie D'Onfrio 26:43, 41-Meghan Brown 27:03, 45-Annie Ledbetter 27:42, 49-Caitlin Hansen 30:10.

The Lancers will next participate in the MSTCA Invitational on Nov. 7 in Wrentham.

Wednesday, October 21, 2009

Norton XC Gets THREE Wins in Last Duel Meet of the Season!

The Nortons girls team ran for TWO wins today against Bellingham and Ashland, while the boys team ran to one win against Ashland (and a loss to Bellingham). The girls beat Bellingham 18-43 and Ashland 23-33. The boys defeated Ashland 25-30 in a very close race. The boys were beaten by Bellingham 40-19.

Erica Callahan placed 2nd overall and first for Norton with a new personal record. Following Callahan and rounding out the top 5 were Brittany Alioto, Meg Brown, Katie D'Nofrio, and Allison Alioto. Tim Johansmeyer brought it home for the Lancers with a big personal record on the day. Following Tim and rounding out the top five for the Lancers were Caleb Tripp, Dan Sugar, Mike Gillis, and Cam Eisnor.

6 personal records were acheived on the day by: Mike Costa, Cameron Eisnor, Tim Johansmeyer, Nick Skotny, Meg Brown, and Erica Callahan.
The next meet will be the TVL championship next Wednesday, October 28th, at McCarthy Field in Medfield.

Friday, October 16, 2009

Norton XC Car Wash a BIG SUCCESS!

Thank you to the Norton Cross Country & Track and Field Boosters for all of your work at the car wash fundraiser! It was a big success for the team!

DS Beats Norton (3 of Norton's Top Runner's Out from Injuries) but Norton stills gets 11 PR's!!

Captain and 1st for Norton, Tim Johansmeyer

Dover-Sherborn defeated Norton 17-46 on the girls side and 18-40 on the boys side. Norton has three of it's top runners out in this race between Griff Harlow, Tyler Anderson, and Allison Alioto. A positive on the day was that more than half the team attained PERSONAL RECORDS over the hilly 2.9 mile course. Captain Tim Johansmeyer placed first for the boys and standout Erica Callahan placed first for the girls.
PR's on the day were:
Tim Johansmeyer
Caleb Tripp
Mike Gillis
Erica Callahan
Cait Hansen
Evan DaSilva
Christian DeLano
Cam Eisnor
Mike Gillis
Mike Rocha
Nick Skotny
Norton's final regular season meet will be a tri-meet against Bellingham and Ashland next Wednesday, October 21st at home at 3:30.

Wednesday, October 7, 2009

Westwood Rolls Over Norton....

Westwood defeated Norton today in quick fashion with a 15-50 win on the boy side and a 15-45 win on the girls. The top finisher for Norton was Erica Callahan and the top for the boys was rookie Tyler Anderson.

Norton's next meet will be away against Dover-Sherborn next Wednesday, October 14th.

Monday, October 5, 2009


This Saturday at the McDonalds in Norton (in front of Roche Brothers) there will be a car wash from 10:00 a.m. -2:00 p.m. Please come out and support the Norton XC Team and Track and Field Teams courtest of the NHS XC & Track Boosters!

Thursday, October 1, 2009

NHS XC Takes Down Medway on Both Sides!!

Norton defeated Medway this Wednesday 24-35 on the girls side, and 20-39 on the boys side. Brittany, Meghan, Katie, Annie, Tim and Caleb all attained great PR's on the season. Griff Harlow returned and finished first for Norton in second place overall, while Erica Callahan returned with her dominating ways and placed first for Norton and second overall. Medway's course was a scenic 2.7 mile jaunt. CONGRATS ON YOUR WIN ALL! Results are below:

Place Team Name Time
1 M Pozsgai 15:59
2 N Harlow 17:28
3 N Anderson 17:29
4 N Johansmeyer 17:30
5 N Tripp 17:34
6 N Sugar 17:36
7 M Rice 17:54
8 M McGlynn 17:55
9 N Gillis 19:04
10 N McCready 19:12
11 N Eisnor 19:13
12 N DeLano 19:33
13 M Champny 19:35
14 M Borgatti 19:36
15 N Rafuse 20:04
16 M Renault 20:31
17 N Skotny 20:53
18 N Rocha 21:02
19 N DaSilva 21:39
20 M McDonald 22:05
21 M Bottone 22:47


NORTON – 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 – 20
MEDWAY – 1, 7, 8, 11, 12 – 39

Place Team Name Time
1 M Horava 19:32
2 N Callahan 20:04
3 M Hamond 20:38
4 N B. Alioto 20:54
5 N Brown 21:46
6 N D’nofrio 21:56
7 N A. Alioto 22:16
8 N Ledbetter 22:51
9 M Lewis 23:12
10 N Gay 24:14
11 M Dzialio 25:37
12 M McNamara 27:25

Norton's next meet will be Wednesday October 7th at home against Westwood High School.