Central Bucks South: They just wanted to run fast Fran McLaughlin Mar 3, 2009

They knew they could because they had done so before. The toughest part was biding their time, waiting for the appropriate moment. With the shackles of their early season training finally removed, the Central Bucks South foursome of Jeff Dickson, Dave Manion, Matt Poiesz and Tom Mallon did let it rip, posting a season-best 7:49.01 to win the 4x800 meter relay at the PTFCA Indoor Championships.  

PTFCA Indoor States: Girls Story - Unique Journeys End in State Gold Aaron Rich Feb 23, 2009

The PTFCA State Championships is always full of interesting story lines, and this meet certainly did not disappoint.  There was the winning relay team, fueled by individual disappointment, the sprinter who overcame the flu and her competition, the mid-distance runner who exceeded expectations and transcended her age, and the team title won with team depth.