The Northampton Boys swept Longmeadow and Southwick on Tuesday while the Girls defeated Southwick but lost a hard fought race to Longmeadow. Alex Sullivan and Sam Coates-Finke took the top two spots in the boys race. Eliana Zimmerman finished second in the girls race. Northampton results, video and pictures are below.
Saturday at Hampshire College the Northampton Cross Country team competed in the Amherst Invitational. The varsity boys placed 9th and the varsity girls were 18th. Individually, Sam Coates-Finke finished 14th in the varsity race as the top Blue Devil finisher. In the freshmen race, Mariel Lutz placed 4th and Ben Hill came in 7th. Northampton results are below. Complete results are available here.
Ken Wanar's Pictures
The boys and girls cross country teams posted a sweep of Chicopee Comp with both teams winning 15-50. Eliana Zimmerman won the girls race with the 7th best junior time in school history and Sam Coates-Finke won the boys race. Coates-Finke's time was 19th fastest in school history and the #6 senior time. Complete home course records are updated on the records page. Full results are below along with Rick George's video and a link to Bob Gardner's race pictures.
The boys and girls cross country teams both defeated South Hadley (15-50 boys, 21-39 girls) but fell to Ludlow on Tuesday. The boys lost a tough race, 28-27 while the girls were defeated 35-24. Alex Sullivan was the top finisher for the boys in 17:26 (third overall) while Eliana Zimmerman won the girls race by nearly 1:20, running 22:16. Complete results and Rick George's race video are linked below.