Tom Coyle '13 Named Times Herald's Boys Cross Country Athlete of the Year
Tom Coyle '13 of the La Salle College High School Cross Country team was named the Cross Country Athlete of the Year by the Times Herald on January 23, 2012.
Coyle finished 8th at the PIAA State Championship meet after winning gold medals at the District 12 meet and PCL Championships this season. His time of 16:17 was :14 seconds off the gold medal time in the PIAA State Championships.
Overall, the Explorers finished runner-up to nationally ranked Cardinal O'Hara at both the PCL Championships and District 12 Championships this season. The squad finished with an 8th place finish in the PIAA Class AAA Championships.
In addition to Coyle being named Athlete of the Year and receiving 1st team honors, Jack Magee & Andrew Stone also received 1st team honors. Matt Greco and Kevin Quinn received 2nd team honors while Brendan Bilotta and Alex Chrostowski received honorable mentions.
For more information on the La Salle College High School Cross Country Team, visit: http://www.lschs.org/page.cfm?p=518
"La Salle's Tom Coyle Named Times Herald's Boys Cross Country Athlete of the Year"
By Denny Dyroff, The Times Herald, 1/23/12