18 FCIAC runners earn All-State cross country honors

There were 10 girls and eight boys from the FCIAC who earned all-state recognition from either or both of the two organizations which selected all-state cross country teams for the 2020 fall high school season. Greenwich senior Mari Noble, Fairfield Ludlowe junior Anna Keeley and Wilton junior Emily Mrakovcic were the three FCIAC girls selected … Read more

Bill Mongovan, legendary Greenwich track coach, dies at 78

Legendary Greenwich cross country, indoor track and outdoor track and field coach Bill Mongovan died Monday, leaving a massive hole not just in Greenwich, but across the state running world. He was 78. Mongovan coached indoor track, cross country, and girls track and field at both Greenwich High and St. Mary’s of Greenwich for 55 … Read more

FCIAC mourns the passing of track legend Bill Mongovan

Greenwich High School announces with great sadness the loss of Coach Bill Mongovan, who passed away on Monday, December 21. Coach Mongovan has had a positive impact on so many of our teams, athletes and coaches. We have been very fortunate to have him as a member of our Greenwich Cardinals Athletic family. We will … Read more

Ridgefield duo takes cross country to different level

Last fall as juniors, Charles Namiot and Charlie King came up just short of delivering the Ridgefield cross country program its first FCIAC championship since 2013. Ridgefield was the runner-up in that race behind Staples, a team that had just claimed its fourth straight FCIAC title. When the 2020 season became reality, the duo of best friends knew they would get a chance … Read more

2020 All-FCIAC Region Boys Cross Country Awards

All-East Nathan Cramer – Fairfield Ludlowe Joseph Gregory – Trumbull Joseph Callanan – Fairfield Warde Ethan Carty – Fairfield Ludlowe Ethan Kohn – Fairfield Warde Bronson Vo – Trumbull Mohammed Abunar – Trumbull Griffin Boyle – Fairfield Ludlowe David Carillo – Trumbull Elliott Bello – Trumbull Anthony Gambuzza – Fairfield Warde Elliott Schunk – Fairfield … Read more

2020 All-FCIAC Region Girls Cross Country Awards

All-East Anna Keeley – Fairfield Ludlowe Kali Holden – Trumbull Emilia Kozeracki – Fairfield Warde Calyn Carbone – Trumbull Evelyn Marchand – Trumbull Jordan Stein – Fairfield Ludlowe Emily Nolan – Fairfield Ludlowe Allie Burt – Fairfield Warde Keira Grant – Trumbull Brenna Asaro – Trumbull Julietta Siciak – Trumbull Abigail Poplawski – Trumbull Taylor … Read more

Cross country runners get their moment in the sun at FCIAC regional championships

NEW CANAAN – It was a winning day, that Wednesday on Nov. 4, when the FCIAC gave cross country runners and teams the opportunity to run in regional championship races at Waveny Park. It was a winning day for the six runners who were individual champions, for the six team champions, and for the FCIAC, … Read more

2020 FCIAC Cross Country Regional Championship Results

West Region Boys Teams: 1 Darien 45, New Canaan 46, 3 Westhill 50, 4 Greenwich 73, 5 Stamford 152. Boys 5K 1 Colin McLaughlin (WH), 15:36.8 2 Luca Palamenti (NC), 16:58.0 3 Lucas Madariaga (DAR), 17:00.3 4 Evan O’Rourke (DAR), 17:07.6 5 Alessandro Malagoli (NC), 17:10.04 6 David Levine (GRN), 17:32.3 7 Luke Riordan (DAR), … Read more

Greenwich, Trumbull, Ridgefield win FCIAC girls regional cross country championships

NEW CANAAN — Mari Noble and the Greenwich girls cross country team ended their season the way they began it — with decisive, eye-opening victories. Though the conclusion of the Cardinals’ 2020 campaign didn’t come at the State Open or New England championships as in seasons past, they still took part in a postseason meet … Read more

Ridgefield, Darien, Trumbull claim FCIAC boys regional cross country titles

NEW CANAAN — The Ridgefield boys cross country team followed through on its status as a favorite when it captured the FCIAC Central Region championship on Wednesday. In fact, the biggest obstacle between the Tigers and a title likely came off the course during the past two weeks. “On Friday, we didn’t think we’d be … Read more