Foran High harriers compete at states
The Foran High boys and girls cross country teams competed in the state tournament this weekend.
Kevin Mastriano finished 19th out of 178 runners with a time of 17:51, as coach Dick Jeynes’ team placed sixth.
Captain Steve Cugini finished at 18:28, and was followed quickly by Matt Tylutki and captain Liam Oliver, who each finished at 18:36.
Kevin Aiken, coming off of an injury, finished with 19:15.
Freshmen Jack Ardry (19:43) and Kyle Anderson (19:49) finished strong for their first time facing the Windham course.
Coach Shannon Ramsey’s Foran girls had four new girls join the varsity in the state meet.
Freshman Lily Stiffler led the team with a time of 24:10. She was closely followed by the fellow freshman, Hannah Pouliot, who finished with a sore hip, but a time of 24:13.
Sarah Barrett conquered The Green Monster with a time of 24:43 and captain Colleen Chrzanowski came off an injury and finished in 26:22.
Amanda Portoff helped round out the scoring group with 26:54.
Freshmen Ariel Magowan sprinted to the finish line and finished her first state’s test with a 29:26.