Post Tagged with: "cross country"

Varsity Fall Preview

September 22, 2017 at 6:00 am 0 comments

Boys’ Soccer: Boys’ Varsity Soccer is young and has plenty of room to grow, but it seems poised to have a great season. Co-captain Zach Lopes ’18 is the leader of the team’s defense this year, while newcomer Brendan Kish ’19 will likely add to the team’s offense on theRead More

Runners Reflect on Missing Deerfield Day Year After Year

November 18, 2016 at 6:00 am 0 comments

Every year, a group of about 40 runners from the girls’ and boys’ cross country teams run in the NEPSTA Division I Cross Country Championships, better known as New Englands.  Competing in this race is the culmination of the hours of hard work, blood, sweat, and tears they have putRead More

The Boars receive a pep talk from Assistant Coach William Nowak.

Birney ’18 Sets Choate Cross Country Record

November 18, 2016 at 6:00 am 0 comments

For the first time since 2010, ten prep school teams arrived on the Choate cross country course for the annual Founders League Cross Country Championships. The Wild Boars’ energy before the race was unparalleled, since every runner expects to do exceptionally well on their home course and Founders is anRead More

hoto courtesy of Ross Mortensen

Cross Country: Survival of the (Mentally) Fittest

October 21, 2016 at 6:00 am 1 comment

For the Average Joe, racing through Choate’s forest for miles on end is a daunting task. However, for cross country runners, running that trail is second nature. Cross country is a unique sport because it demands both physical and mental stamina. As the boys’ captain, Joe Berafatti ’17, put it,Read More