PIAA State Meet Central: BROPHY CR 15:24! Schwartz 17:39! VIDEOS, PHOTOS, FEATURES POSTED!

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Phil's Stories:

Girls A: Abdalah overcomes title defense pressure. Central Cambria edge out close win
Boys A: Winchester Thurston finally ran their best 7. Molino reps Class A once again.

Girls AA: Teammates conquer PA. Villa Maria regroup and dazzle on biggest stage

Boys AA: Hard fought victory for Hockenbury. Former champions boost new champs York Suburban

Girls AAA: Schwartz gets long awaited victory. Pennsbury return to the winners circle

Boys AAA: Brophy rides the wave to a record! North Allegheny surge late to win team crown!


Video Interviews: Marianne Abdalah Ally Rome and Lindsay Oremus | Brianna Schwartz | Griffin Molino | Dominic Hockenbury | Jake Brophy | Central Cambria | Villa Maria Academy (10) | Pennsbury | Winchester Thurston | York Suburban | North Allegheny | Unionville | Grove City | Marissa Sheva | Randy Wilson


Race Stories by Lex Mercado: 
Class A Girls: 
Marianne Abdalah of Vincentian Academy cruises to a successful title title defense in 18:39! Central Cambria win tight 3 team race for the title 72-84-93 over District 2 squads Elk Lake and former champions Holy Cross!
Class AA Girls: Champion Ally Rome and silver medalist Lindsay Oremus of Dallas run together for entire race! Villa Maria Academy regain top form to cruise to team championship and 4th straight top six finish!
Class AAA Girls: Pennsbury makes it 4 championships in 5 years with 68-73 win over former champions Unionville! Briann Schwartz of Shaler Area blazes final 2 miles to run 17:39 and win the title with the 2nd fastest time on the state course!
Class A Boys: Griffin Molino of South Williamsport wins back to back state titles with near course record performance! Winchester Thurston finish off big 9 days with team title at the expense of district rivals Sewickley Academy!
Class AA BoysYork Suburban get strong performance from 3-4-5 runners to emerge as champions over Grove City! Dominic Hockenbury of Lake Lehman runs 16:01 to win first XC state title!
Class AAA Boys: Classic battle up front goes to NEW course record holder Jake Brophy of Central Bucks East in 15:24! Kevin James of Cardinal O'Hara and Andrew Marston of Conestoga also break 2012 course record! North Allegheny win 1st team title in 4 years with best performance of the season, defeating Conestoga and Cardinal O'Hara!

Photo Galleries: Photo Gallery by Don Rich | Photo Gallery by Patty Morgan | Photo Gallery by David Beyerle

Awards Photos: Patty Morgan Girls | Patty Morgan Boys

Race Video Highlights:  Girls A Race Highlights | Girls AA Race Highlights | Girls AAA Race Highlights | Boys A Race Highlights | Boys AA Race Highlights |  Boys AAA Race Highlights

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