The 2013 All-Courant high school boys cross country team package:
Omar Abdelsame, Plainville, Jr.
Russell Adam, Cheshire, Jr.
Christopher Ahlquist, Hall-West Hartford, Sr.
Patrick Begley, Suffield, Sr.
Matt Chisholm, Farmington, Sr.
Jordan Dixon, Ellington, Jr.
Mark Fusco, Cheshire, Jr.
Ethan Gasta, South Windsor, Sr.
Brian Gendron, Morgan-Clinton, Jr.
Ross Golebiewski, Old Lyme, Sr.
Ari Klau, Hall, Jr.
Zachary Magin, Hall, Sr.
Jackson Morrow, Lewis Mills-Burlington, Jr.
Randall Neish, Glastonbury, So.
Devin Nelson, Capital Prep-Hartford, Sr.
Grant O'Connor, Hall, Jr.
John O'Hara, Xavier-Middletown, Jr.
Rafael Phillips, Cheshire, Sr.
Kevin Rivera, Capital Prep, Sr.
Stuart Ross, Old Lyme, Sr.
Michael Stoker, South Windsor, So.
Dhahran Velasquez, Capital Prep, Sr.
Palmer Weimann, Farmington, Jr.
Zachary Williams, Xavier, Sr.
James Yost, Canton, Jr.
STORY LINES OF THE SEASON
Capital Prep won its first cross country state championship in school history. A year after losing to Bolton by one point in Class S, the Trail Blazers became the first Hartford school to win a class meet, by beating Bolton, 43-74, in Class S. Dhahran Velasquez led the way, winning the CSC and Class S titles, and finishing fourth in the State Open.
Old Lyme won its first state title in school history by outrunning Shoreline rival Haddam-Killingworth 57-74 in Class SS.
Hall-West Hartford finished second in Class L. Ellington was second in Class M.
CIAC CHAMPIONSHIP RESULTS
State Open: Team, Ridgefield; Indvidiual, Christian Alvarado, Fairfield Prep
Class LL: Ridgefield; Alvarado
Class L: Darien; Alex Ostberg, Darien
Class MM: New Fairfield; Zach Anderson, New Fairfield
Class M: Brookfield; Parker Timmerman, Brookfield
Class SS: Old Lyme; Ross Golebiewski, Old Lyme
Class S: Capital Prep; Dhahran Velasquez, Capital Prep
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