Cross Country: Noble’s performance highlights great postseason for FCIAC runners

MANCHESTER – Greenwich’s Mari Noble may still be a junior but she has already secured her status as being among the best female distance runners in FCIAC history. Noble has had quite the run of postseason success to confirm that. She was the individual champion at the CIAC State Open Girls Cross Country Championships and … Read more

2019 All-FCIAC Girls Cross Country Awards

First Team Mari Noble, Greenwich Mairead Clas, Darien Tess Pisanelli, Ridgefield Daniella Grullon Pena, Danbury Alessandra Zaffina, Trumbull Katherine Rector, Ridgefield Emily Alexandru, Trumbull Molly Murphy, New Canaan Sarah Johnson, Danbury Abigail Hart, Fairfield Warde Elizabeth Jasminski, Ridgefield Tori Greenberg, Staples Emily Mrakovcic, Wilton Charlotte Moody, Darien Anna Keeley, Fairfield Ludlowe Second Team Kali Holden, … Read more

Greenwich’s Mari Noble, New Canaan girls run to state titles

MANCHESTER – Greenwich junior Mari Noble defended her state Class LL individual championship while New Canaan won the CIAC Class L Girls Cross Country Championships on Saturday, Oct. 26, to highlight the many accomplishments of FCIAC runners and teams during the series of a dozen state class championship meets at Wickham Park. New Canaan’s championship … Read more

State championship highlights special season for New Canaan girls cross country team, coach Brown

Art Brown’s coaching career stretches back nearly 40 years, and includes indoor track and cross country state championships during his days at Stamford and Rippowam high schools. It’s been a storied career to date, but after his New Canaan girls cross country team claimed the Class L crown on Saturday in Manchester’s Wickham Park, Brown … Read more

Ridgefield claims FCIAC girls cross country crown; Greenwich’s Noble strikes gold

NEW CANAAN — Pursuing perfection is a difficult task. Even if the Ridgefield girls cross country team sometimes makes it look easy. With five runners placing in the top 30, the Tigers followed up an unbeaten regular season by capturing the FCIAC championship Tuesday in New Canaan’s Waveny Park. Led by senior Tess Pisanelli’s third-place … Read more

Staples boys win 4th straight FCIAC Boys Cross Country title

NEW CANAAN — All hail the 4-Peat. The army known as the Staples boys cross country team ran off with the FCIAC championship Tuesday at warm and sunny Waveny Park. The Wreckers finished with 45 points from their top five finishers to hold off Ridgefield (77 points) and Danbury (96 points) to earn their fourth … Read more

The 2019 FCIAC Girls Cross Country Championships Results

Team scores 1 – Ridgefield 70; 2 – Trumbull 83; 3 – New Canaan 118; 4 – Danbury 121; 5 – Wilton 134; 6 (tie) – Greenwich and Ludlowe 147; 8 – Darien 161; 9 – Staples 185; 10 – Warde 236; 11 – St. Joseph 373; 12 – Norwalk 382; 13 – Stamford 391. … Read more

The 2019 FCIAC Boys Cross Country Championship Results

Team Scores 1 – Staples 45; 2 – Ridgefield 77; 3 – Danbury 96; 4 – Trumbull 108; 5 – Warde 155; 6 – Greenwich 184; 7 – Westhill 190; 8 – New Canaan 198; 9 – Ludlowe 240; 10 – Wilton 279; 11 – Norwalk 280; 12 – Darien 318; 13 – Stamford 373; … Read more

FCIAC cross country: Championship information, schedule and map

The 2019 FCIAC cross country championships will be held at Waveny Park in New Canaan on Tuesday, Oct. 15. Six races will be held beginning with freshman events at 2:15 p.m. The varsity championships will begin with the girls 4K race at 2:50 p.m., and the boys 5K race at 3:20 p.m. The Staples Wreckers … Read more