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INDOOR TRACK AND FIELD 2013-2014
OUTDOOR SCHEDULE IS
POSTED. Check for conflicts
PRACTICE ON MONDAY 3/10/14-
What to do this weekend-Check here for what you need to do
OUTDOOR TRACK AND FIELD SIGNUPS- Everyone who wants to run Outdoor should sign up here, even if you ran indoors
2/24 Eastern States-The DMR makes a valiant attempt to get into the record books, getting the #4ATX listing for their efforts
2/20-21- Georgetown Jesuit Invite- School records fall as the team takes the annual trip down to our national's capitol. Sophs step up and start to score on a varsity level.
2/9 CHSAA State Champs- What a great meet. The school records fall during this meet. The 4x400 sets the school record in the prelims and then again in the finals. John rice drops a school record in the 3200 meters and Eliot Kaufmann sets the 1000 meter mark as both gentlemen qualifiy for the the NY State federation meet. In the Jumps, the underclassmen rule the day as the score 10 points. Ciriacks and Lambert come up silver in the Long and Triple Jump respectively punching their ticket to the NY State federation meet. Lambert betters his own school record coming in a 1/2 an inch shy of 45 feet. Matt Baker soars over 43'8" to grab 4th place. A majority of the team hits personal bests as they close out their season.
2/2- Frosh CHSAA State Champs- 3 relays come up big and get medals( the 4x200 A Team, 4x800 A and B team). Tons of personal bests as the Freshmen finish just 3 points out of 5th place. John Doyle comes out of the last heat to take 3rd overall.
2/2- Soph CHSAA State Champs- Last Year they scored just 7 points and finished 9th as a team. This year they come up big and take 4th overall. Matt Baker and the 4x400 meter relay of Kairie-mumbi, Ronan, Archibald and Chin lay claim to State Titles. Some great times and performances.
1/26 NYCHSAA Freshman Sectional Champs- The Freshman show up in a big way as the grab 2nd place as a team. John Doyle and Frank McVeigh grab individual honors by taking the 800 metes and 1600 Meters respectively. The 4x400 meter relay takes home the title as the quartet of Matt Mirto, Al Musto, Kevin Lopez and McVeigh blaze to the fastest time on the day.
1/18 Jesuits- We put up some great performances. The freshmen and Sophomores set up big time. Soph SMR takes 1st and 2nd. varsity Sprinters shine as they go 1st and 2nd in the 4x200 relay. Charlie Lambert clears 6'0 in the high jump and Baker and Efap help make the ATX list for High Jump Relay. the Throwers make the list with a combined throw total of over 124'
1/10 Quad Meet vs. Regis Iona and Fordham Prep- The meet lasted less than 2 hours and we sets a school record with 21 4x200 meter relays competeing (84 athletes in one event) Great way to prep for Midterms
Freshman Midterm Survival Guide- You need to follow this study plan if you want to survive Midterms and still be able to run
On Monday night the mother of former coach / Xavier Knight
Randy Subramany passed away after a long illness. Our prayers and
sympathies go out to Randy and his family during this difficult
time. If you wish to go to the wake the details are listed below.
- @ Montera Funeral Home (Wednesday: 2-9PM & Thursday: 2-9PM)
This weekend you are either racing on Friday (most of the team) or Saturday (selected members) Races will be posted on Tuesday
1/4/14 NYCHSAA Soph Champs- The Sophs take 2nd place with a balanced attack. Matt Baker and Andrew Kairie take 1st and 2nd in the triple Jump, Stephanos Cocoves takes the High Jump, The Dominick Ronan, the 4x2 and the 4x4 take silver. Tremendous improvement when compared with their finish last year.
1/4/14- Hispanic Games- A small group of Knights take to the oval to post some fast times.
1/5/14- CHSAA Novice Weight Champs and Varsity Relays- Great times as most of the team gets back to action after the Christmas break. The A and B DMR's take 1st and 3rd, the SMR takes 4th.
Here is the practice Schedule for Break. All changes will be posted here if possible and tweeted out, so make sure you are signed up for Twitter. Directions on the right hand column.
Anyone who wants to see some great pictures from the Relay Carnival, click Here. Thanks to Tom Nugent for taking all of the Photos. Great Job
12/27 St. Anthony's Development meet- Long trip out to St. Anthony's brings some good results. 47 guys get to run the 400.
IF ANYONE NEEDS A RIDE TO A MEET, HE WILL HAVE TO SIGN
UP FOR THE BUS TO THAT MEET, SO FOR THIS WEEKEND, IF YOU ARE GOING
TO St. ANTHONY'S AND YOU NEED A RIDE YOU NEED TO SIGN UP. THE BUS THIS
FRIDAY WILL LEAVE AT 6:30 A.M. IF YOU DO NOT SIGN UP YOU ARE NOT GETTING A RIDE.
I NEED TO KNOW HOW MANY BUSES TO ORDER.
Directions to St. Anthony's
Bus for Soph Sectionals ( SOPHS ONLY)Must sign up by 12/27 at 11 a.m.- Here
12/21 Loughlin Games- Some hot times for Xavier. The 4x200 puts up a #3ATX breaking 1:34. Great performance this early in the season. The 4x800 takes 2nd improving our season best to the # 3 time in the country. Jordan Berka makes the ATX list for the Mile with his 4;31 posting
Invitational- Hot times by the sophs as the score multiple
guys in the 600 and 300 and take gold in the 4x200. Some great
performaces as the whole team opens up. Some eye openning
performances by the Freshmen as they run very competetaive races
Directions to the venues of Competition will be posted here
Long Island/Queens and
Side: Take the
Take the D train to the
12/19 Jumpsfest/ Throwdown- Great early season results, as we win the Varisty High and go 1 and 2 in Soph Triple Jump. 3 Jumpers break the magical 40' barrier. Amazing
Practice this week.- Check
Here to find out where you need to be this week.
Anyone who is going to miss any meets or practice this
break needs to notify Mr. Dormer in writing before Wednesday.
Presently no one has done so.
Therefore All will be expected at the meets on 12/21, 12/26,12/27, 1/3,
1/4 and 1/5.
As well as any practices that we decide to schedule.
12/20 Annual Team Christmas Breakfast- This year's breakfast
will take place Friday Morning at 7:30 a.m. in 3L7
A,or #1, trains to 168th Street, then walk one block west to
Fort Washington Ave
Brooklyn Battery Tunnel and West Side
Here is the breakdown of the team. Find your name and you will know which group you are in. If your name is missing, See Mr. Dormer. If you have a question about which group you are in see Mr. Dormer.
Here is the Uniform price list for the Indoor team. The guys who ran cross country DO NOT NEED to buy anything. Just the guys who are doing Indoors, Any Questions, See Mr. Dormer.
Here is what you need to do over the weekend. Find which group you are in and then check what you need to do this weekend. Practice schedule for next week posted in the right hand column.
Monday Morning -there will be weight room for all upperclassmen runners.
We will have weight ins on Monday after practice and Uniforms will be handed out to those who need them.
Races and reporting times for the Relay carnival will be posted Thursday. Everyone should be signed up for the team twitter page.
CROSS COUNTRY 2013
11/30 NXN Regionals- A great way to end the season despite the freezing temperatures. The team improves as Berka, Vazquez and Ronan all hit pr's. Team places 11th in the region.
Here are the top times from the Cross country Season for this year.
11/16 NY State Federations- In a great race, we see the Varsity take 13th as a team and set a school record in the 5 man average for Bowdin park. John Rice sets the school record for the course placing 16th overall.
11/16 Jesuit Champs- A great way to end the season as many guys hit personal bests.
Congrats to our school President, Mr. Raslowsky who ran the NYC marathon posting a time of 5:28.12
11/2- CHSAA Frosh Soph Champs- The Freshman come up big as 19 of the 21 who races this weekend score personal bests. The Frosh A team ran a gutsy race and were lead once again by Giancarlo Cipri who raced to a 9:14 (a top 20 performace ATX). The 5 scorers in this race would only be seperated by 30 seconds. All 7 of these guys would be under 9:50. The B race would be lead by Matt Mirto who dropped a 16 secomd pr to run 9:40 which was good enough for 4th place in the race. He would lead his squad to a 3rd place finish. In the C Race, Jackson Notes would lead 4 guys under 10:30 with a 9 Second pr. The C team would take 2nd losing only to Chaminade. On the day the Frosh get 3 top 5 finishes and 21 team medals.
The Sophomores were lead by Dominick Ronan who posted a personal best of 14:13 with an 8th place finish. The team had to deal with injuries to Christian Raslowsky and Tony Cruise and would they would perform admirably taking 8th place in the A race. The B team led by Liam Creegan storms the hills to take 2nd place. The pack running pays off as they claim their silver medals.
10/19 Frosh XC Relays- This weekend is the annual ritual of a Cross Country Relay. The Freshmen run great. The A Team takes 2nd in the A race. They beat out Regis and Fordham Prep with a Performance that is #6 ATX for the relays. Not to be outdone the B team takes the B race. It is our first win at the Relays since the glory days of 1997. The B team runs a convincing race with a monster lead off by Jon Pappas. The C Team gets in on the action by taking 8th place medals with their performance. A great day in the park.
10/11 All Hallows Invite- Both Squads take silver in this Friday afternoon extravaganza. Some great performances as Al Musto leads the freshmen with a 12 second personal best to become the 9th Freshman this year to dip below 10:10. Great running by Peter Tuffey who has a huge drop in his time. The Varsity was led by the duo of Deihle and Bradley as both of them hit pr's/ Bradley cracks the 16 min barrier.
10/5 Shore Coaches Invitational- With the Seniors taking the SAT's, 7 underclassmen traveled to Holmdel, NJ to run the famed course there. It is one of the toughest courses in the country with the 1st mile being straight up hill. The Xavier Knights did not disappoint as they ran some gutsy races. Congrats to the 3 SOphs who claimed their Varsity Letter this weekend. ( Tony Cruise, Ben Karam and Dominick Ronan)
10/4 Fordham Prep Development Meet #2 - The Freshman continue thier winning ways with a victory over Fordham Prep at the Development meet. Running as a pack the Frosh were able to get 7 runners across the line before any other team had 4 runners in. A great performance. In the Varsity race, the Sophomores stepped up and followed Garrison Schwer's lead to take 3rd place. Lots of personal bests.
9/27- Fordham Prep Development Meet- The Frosh show an impressive group mentality as the run as a tight pack and win the race with a low score of 28 points. 18 Freshman break 12 mins. Significant improvements by most Frosh. In the Varsity Race, Felipe Diehle leads the team with his first race on the season. He breaks 16 mins for the 2.5 course. Followed closely by fellow senior Ben Heni. 7 guys break 18 mins
9/21- Xavier Invitational- A great day at VCP. Our teams run some really competitive times as we take home 25 medals on the day. The Frosh A ran a great race even thought the Frosh course was messed up. Jonathan Kaufmann and Ted Colter pace the team to a 2nd place finish to Chaminade. In the B race, John Doyle ran a tough race to lead the B squad to a 1pt victory over Chaminade. The Soph were lead by the trio of Ronan-Cruise and Karam as they once again defeat all Sectional competitors to take 2nd as a team. In the Junior race, Paul Barnes lead the charge as this squad takes 6th. In the Varsity race, we take 2nd to Don Bosco Prep (#2 team in New jersey) we were able to beat Syosset, St. John the Baptist and Monsignor Farrell. It was a great start to the season.
ANYONE WHO MISSED SATURDAY'S MEET OR PRACTICE NEEDS TO SPEAK WITH MR. DORMER AT RECESS.
IF you are want to travel with an upperclassmen to VCP, meet Ben Karam at Xavier at 10:30 a.m. He will show you the way
Here is the info for the UNIFORMS.
Remember that we have the Jim Scott Challenge will be Monday Sept 16th at Fordham Prep.
Also Congrats to Mrs. Dormer for being accepted into the Boston Marathon to be held in April 2014.
the 1 train to the last stop
The park is diagonally across from Burger King. We meet at the finish line which is located across from where you enter the Park We are along the tree line.
CAR : Take the Major
Deegan Expressway to the Van Cortlandt Park South exit.
As you exit bear right. Continue
straight ahead toward
Broadway, bear right at Broadway. Proceed
down Broadway to the area of the Park diagonally across from Burger King. We meet at the
finish line which is located across from where you enter the Park We are
along the tree line.
BY CAR : Take the Major Deegan Expressway to the Van Cortlandt Park South exit. As you exit bear right. Continue straight ahead toward Broadway, bear right at Broadway. Proceed down Broadway to the area of the Park diagonally across from Burger King. We meet at the finish line which is located across from where you enter the Park We are along the tree line.
now have a twitter page so we can send text messages to all
athletes/parents in case of any last minute changes. You can view
our page on-line at www.twitter.com/xaviertrack
You will need to set up a twitter account first then Text FOLLOW xaviertrack to 40404. Text exactly what is in blue. If you do this on your cell phone, whenever we post something on our twitter page, you will get a text message. This will only be used for last minute changes.
Jumpers and Hurdlers:
Bring a bottle of water to practice everyday.
CROSS COUNTRY RECORDS are UPDATED by 12/4/13