Saturday, September 26, 2015

Norton Shines at MSTCA Frank Kelley Invite Meet: 9 Medals and 27/30 Personal Records!

Norton's Medal Winners 
The Norton girls and boys teams shined today at the MSTCA  Frank Kelley Invite. The varsity girls placed 5th as a team while the boys placed 7th.  The Lancers brought home 9 medals while 27 of the 30 athletes who attended the meet achieved personal records.  Senior captain Chris Wrenn (16:38) and junior Joey Annand (16:46) broke the Norton cross country school records in the 5K. Wrenn broke Billy Sullivan's record from 2014 by 8 seconds of 16:46.4 with a 16:38.

Senior Captain Chris Wrenn Breaks the School Record 
It was, without a doubt, the best day Norton Cross Country has ever had!  27 athletes on the team achieved personal records.  Below are those athletes:

JV Boys Race-5K
Nick Joyce - 56th - 20:29*PR 
Francis Cronin - 78th - 20:59*PR
Chris Tatarczuk - 91st - 21:20*PR 
Ryan Gill -102nd - 21:31*PR
Evan Garrone - 133rd - 22:20*PR 
Ryan Wheeler - 140th - 22:26*PR
Alex Wisnaskas - 142nd - 22:27*PR

JV Girls Race-5K  
Meg Nichols - 13th - 23:04*PR 
Calie Shea - 22nd - 23:40*PR
Renee Sanford - 25th - 23:45*PR
Abbey O’Brien - 28th - 24:14*PR
Rachel Wheeler - 26:02*PR 

Frosh Boys Race 3K
DJ Nihill - 13th - 11:27*PR 
Matthew Pepin - 34th - 11:54*PR 
Ryan LaFrancois - 45th - 12:10*PR
James Wilson - 46th - 12:25*PR 
Matt Anderson - 93rd - 13:46*PR
John Morrison - 110th - 14:17*PR     

Varsity Boys Race-5K
Chris Wrenn - 3rd - 16:38*PR & NEW SCHOOL RECORD 
Joey Annand - 6th - 16:46*PR
Austin Carroll - 71st - 18:19*PR
Parker Cleathero - 81st - 18:38 
Tom LeClaire - 82nd - 18:19*PR
Chris Alves - 127th - 19:41*PR 
Alex Domagalski - 137th - 20:04

Varsity Girls Race-5K
Katie Bradley - 9th - 20:08*PR
Kambrynn Bowman - 12th - 20:21*PR
Anya DiLorenzo - 24th - 21:07*PR
Caroline Weber - 43rd - 21:43*PR
Sarah Anderson - 60th - 22:17*PR 

For FULL RESULTS, visit: 

A Great Team Shot! 
Norton returns to duel meet league competition against the Bellingham Blackhawks at Bellingham High School on Wednesday, September 30th. 

Tuesday, September 22, 2015

Norton Girls Beat Dover-Sherborn Raiders for the First Time in TVL History 19-37; Boys Win 24-31! Both Teams Stay Undefeated at 3-0!

Congrats to both Norton XC teams on their double wins against Dover-Sherborn today!  The girls, for the first time in school and TVL history, defeated the Raiders with a score of 19-37!  The boys took down their boys 24-31!


Varsity Placements on the day included:
1.) Katie Bradley
2.) Kambrynn Bowman
3.) Anya DiLorenzo
6.) Caroline Weber
7.) Sarah Anderson
10.) Megan Nicols
18.) Calie Shea

1.) Chris Wrenn
2.) Joey Annand
6.) Tom LeClaire
7.) Parker Cleathero
8.) Austin Carroll
12.) Chris Alves
13.) Alex Domagalski

Norton heads to the Wrentham Developmental Center for the MSTCA Frank Kelley Invite this Saturday morning starting at 9:30!

Wednesday, September 16, 2015

Both Girls and Boys Beat the Medway Mustangs in Second Meet of the Season; Girls Win 19-39, Boys Win 18-41!

Overall Race Winner Katie Bradley 
Third Place Kambrynn Bowman 
Sarah Anderson Places 6th Overall
Senior Captain Caroline Weber Places 5th Overall
Senior Captain Anya DiLorenzo Places 4th Overall 
Congrats to both teams as they take down the Medway Mustangs at home in their second meet of the  season.  The girls started the day off with a convincing win of 19-39 and the boys followed suit with a score of 18-41.

Norton's top 7 Varsity girls placements: 
1.) Katie Bradley 
3.) Kambrynn Bowman 
4.) Anya DiLorenzo 
5.) Caroline Weber 
6.) Sarah Anderson 
9.) Meg Nichols 
11.) Calie Shea

Norton's top 7 Varsity boys placements:
1.) Chris Wrenn 
2.) Joey Annand 
4.) Parker Cleathero
5.) Tom LeClaire 
6.) Austin Carroll 
8.) Alex Domagalski 
11.) Chris Alves 

The teams head to Dover-Sherborn to face the Raiders next TUESDAY (9/22) for their first away meet of the season!

Thursday, September 10, 2015

Norton Girls Beat Holliston For the First Time in School History; Boys Take the Win As Well!

Sporting their new uniforms, and making history in the first meet of the 2015 season, the Norton girls took down the Holliston Panthers for the first time in school and TVL History in cross country! The girls went 1-2-3 with the trio of Katie Bradley, Kambrynn Bowman, and Caroline Weber.  Coming in 4th for the Lancers and 6th overall was Anya DiLorenzo.  Holliston was able to get 7 runners in before Norton's 5th runner but Norton was still able to take down the victory 24-33!
Norton's Katie Bradley, Caroline Weber, & Kambrynn Bowman
Norton's top 7 Varsity girls placements: 
1.) Katie Bradley 
2.) Kambrynn Bowman 
3.) Caroline Weber 
6.) Anya DiLorenzo 
12.) Sarah Anderson 
14.) Meg Nichols 
15.) Calie Shea 
The start of the boys race - Norton vs Holliston 
On the boy's side, Norton holds the fastest tandem in the league with Senior Captain Chris Wrenn and Joey Annand going 1-2 while Senior Captain Parker Cleathero placed 3rd for the sweep.  Wrenn and Annand ran incredible raced despite the high heat index nearing 90 degrees with a 17:37 and 17:44 5k's! In their first meet of the season as well, the boys won 19-36 at home. Freshman Austin Carroll made his mark in his first ever race placing 4th for the Lancers and 6th place overall. Tom LeClaire was right on his heels placing 5th for the Lancer and 7th overall. 

Senior Captain Chris Wrenn takes 1st Place Overall 
Norton's top 7 Varsity boys placements:
1.) Chris Wrenn 
2.) Joey Annand 
3.) Parker Cleathero 
6.) Austin Carroll 
7.) Tom LeClaire 
12.) Chris Alves 
15.) Alex Domagalski 

Post-Race Discussion - New Uniforms Look Great! 
Norton stays at home next week on Wednesday to take on the Medway Mustangs!