NA Runs Smoothly At Tri-State Meet Ahead Of WPIAL Finals
North Allegheny Cross Country teams traveled to California, PA to compete against the best teams in the Tri-State area for the Tri State Coaches XC Meet. This race annually serves as a tune-up to the heralded WPIAL Championships which are exactly one week later.
The varsity boys finished in first place and had a dominant performance, scoring an incredible 23 points (average time of 16:44) against a field of 18 AAA teams. They placed 6 runners in the top 10 on the extremely challenging Cal U 5K XC course.
2 Marc Migliozzi 16:23.18
3 Jacob Stupak 16:23.92
5 Sam Blechman 16:54.18
6 Zack Deible 17:00.28
7 Jacob Greco 17:00.43
9 TJ Robinson 17:05.62
12 Mark Hartigan 17:09.43
The varsity girls fared well against a 24-team field, with an 88 point fourth-place finish (only 38 points away from the first place team). The Lady Tigers had average time of 20:32 on the 5K course.
8 Clara Savchik 19:51.27
15 Ally Meehan 20:24.87
19 Madissen Steiner 20:34.51
20 Kara Daggett 20:46.95
26 Tess Wright 21:06.29
36 Caroline Silay 21:43.61
42 Katheryn Smolinkski 22:04.61
Complete results can be found at http://www.smileymiles.com/2015Results.html
Both teams looked forward to make a good showing at WPIALs next Thursday.