Boys Cross Country

Historic time

Newburyport's Sam Acquaviva made history on Wednesday, running the second fastest time ever at Maudslay State Park since Newburyport cross country first began using the course in 1987. Acquaviva completed the 2.97-mile course in 15:07, finishing first to lead the Clippers to a 20-41 win over Manchester Essex. John Lucey finished second (15:54) and Dreese Fadil placed fourth (16:17) as Newburyport improved to 9-0 on the season.

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Boys Cross Country, 10/17/18 » 0 Comments & 0.0 Stars

New mark for Sullivan


North Andover senior Alex Sullivan ran the fastest time ever recorded by a Knight on the home cross country course at Harold Parker State Park, turning in a 14:34 on the 2.85-mile course in a 15-48 win over Manchester Essex. Darryl Varney held the old record.

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Boys Cross Country, 10/05/11 » 0 Comments & 0.0 Stars

NECC men break ice


The Northern Essex Community College men's basketball team won its first game of the season, 77-68 over Lakes Region.

Matt Richardson led the way for the Knights (1-3) with 19 points and seven rebounds while Jorge Escoto-Garcia had 15 points and 15 rebounds in limited action and Chris Baxter played a fine all-around game with 10 points, 8 assists and 3 steals.

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Boys Cross Country, 11/13/10 » 0 Comments & 0.0 Stars

Sweeping Hornets

North Reading's boys and girls cross country teams both defeated Manchester to open the season. Matt Rollfs led the boys to a 19-40 romp by finishing first in 15:06 for 2.7 miles at Harold Parker while Liam Cregan came in second 10 seconds later. The girls also rolled, 21-39.

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Boys Cross Country, 09/08/10 » 0 Comments & 0.0 Stars

Knights fly in opener

Opening day translated into a sparkler for the North Andover boys and girls cross country teams,which swept Amesbury and Georgetown.
Ally Brillaud, a senior, picked up her first career victory in the girls meet.
For the boys, both winner Max O'Brien and runner-up Darryll Varney snapped the old Georgetown course mark in a sweep.

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Boys Cross Country, 09/10/09 » 0 Comments & 0.0 Stars

Newburyport 21, Manchester 36

The Hornets (5-5) lost a tri-meet to Newburyport (21-32) and Hamilton-Wenham (18-42). Manchester Essex had strong showings from Eric Kimball (6th, 14:58), Ben Girard (9th, 15:16), Leo Daley (13th, 15:31), Spencer Lange (17th, 15:55) and Nate Jermaine (18, 15:59).  

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Boys Cross Country, 10/07/08 » 0 Comments & 0.0 Stars

MVC Boys Cross Country: Methuen's reloading already complete

OVERVIEW: Methuen, which had captured five straight MVC meet championships prior to last year, should be back on top this fall after a brief reloading process. Defending champion Chelmsford will be strong again but, after holding off the young Rangers by a mere point in their dual meet last year, they'll miss graduated No. 1 man Chris Brown.

Haverhill needs to develop depth but, with Ethan Penney in front, the Hillies could be dangerous. Andover and Central Catholic should be improved.

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Boys Cross Country, 09/05/08 » 0 Comments & 0.0 Stars