Friday, August 12, 2022


Staples Boys Cross Country Team Places 6th at New England’s Image
The Staples Boys Cross Country team capped a successful season today by placing sixth at the 85th Annual New England Interscholastic Cross Country Championships at Wickham Park in Manchester. The Wreckers competed in an accomplished field of 30 teams and 259 athletes across a muddy and cold 5K course. Morgan Fierro placed first for Staples in 14th place with a time of 16:13, earning All New England honors. Senior Teddy O’Kane followed in 47th place in 16:40 and senior Nick Taubenheim placed 52nd in 16:43.The top scoring positions were rounded out by juniors George Lepska (103rd) and Dillon Harding (115th). The final finishers for Staples were Junior Max Sod (143rd) and Sophomore Zach Taubman (166th). Staples Principal Stafford Thomas joined to root on the athletes and celebrate the team’s success. The team will next prepare for the Indoor Track & Field season, kicking off in early December. (CLICK TO ENLARGE) Contributed photo

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