Anyone interested in attending the Win From Within XC Camp needs to register in a hurry!  As of this posting, only five spots remain!  This is a local XC camp run by Tatnall coach Pat Castagno.  Castagno is a friend of mine and a brilliant coach - the camp will be a great experience.  Click here for info  

Please note upcoming events on the calendar:

Fri. May 22, 7:00 PM:  Deadline to declare your interest in XC 2015 captaincy.  Being captain for XC is a commitment and requires significant time during the summer.  Candidates must be a junior or senior, it cannot be his first year on the team, and he must have demonstrated leadership ability.  Interested candidates must let me know verbally, or via email or text.  This includes returning captains. 

NEW:  Tue. May 26, Noon:  Deadline to RSVP for team banquet.  Email Margaret Fish at with athlete's name and total number of people from your family attending.  Banquet details below.

UPDATED:  Wed. May 27, 3:00 PM:  Closing the track for the season.  This includes putting away all equipment.  It can be completed in half an hour with enough help.  All team members are asked to be there.   

UPDATED:  Thu. May 28, 6:00 PM:  XC/Track team banquet in St. Mark's cafeteria.  All XC/Indoor/Spring Track & Field athletes and their families are invited.  Please RSVP by Noon, Tue. May 26 to Margaret Fish at  Set up and clean up help will also be needed.  Banquet is being catered by Cafe Napoli.  Cost is $10 per person.  Please bring cash only, exact change to the banquet.  Money will be collected at the door.  Hope to see you all there!   

Fri. May 29, Noon:  Uniforms due.  PLEASE READ AND FOLLOW THESE INSTRUCTIONS!  Please.  Seriously.  Please.   

Wed. Jun. 3, 3:05 PM - 3:35 PM:  Pre-Summer XC Meeting in Room 345.  All interested runners are expected to attend.  Captains will be introduced and summer training discussed, including information on 300 Mile Club.  Anyone interested in being considered for captain, please see above info on May 22 deadline and requirements for captains.  All returning runners are challenged (polite way of saying EXPECTED) to bring at least one new runner to the meeting.  If you try hard enough, you will get someone.  Far too many kids are going home at 2:49 every day.  I'm trying but I need your help.