Cross Country Head Coach Greg Bielecki '99 Named PA Coach of the Year
Senior Captain Evan Addison '18 was also named Second Team All-State.
La Salle College High School Cross Country Head Coach Greg Bielecki '99 was named the 2017 PTFCA Co-Coach of the Year on November 9, 2017 along with Council Rock North Penn Head Coach Dave Marrington.
Bielecki helped lead the Explorers the 2017 PIAA State Championship - the 1st PCL Team to ever win the Cross Country State Championship. The squad also won their 3rd consecutive PCL and District XII Championships, scoring an all-time low score of 15 in the PCL Championships.
Senior Captain Evan Addison '18 (University of Pittsburgh Commit) was also named Second Team All-State.
In addition to being Head Coach, Bielecki is also a member of the La Salle College High School History Department.
La Salle Alumnus Dave Devine '90 (son of longtime Cross Country Head Coach Pat Devine) wrote an outstanding recap about the program's recent state championship:
"I've left La Salle, but La Salle has not left me. Not in terms of coaching and following the kids." - Pat Devine, LS coach 1973-2010— Dave Devine (@PDX_devine) November 13, 2017
My story on @LaSalle_Sports XC state title, and the team's connection to a retired coach across the country: https://t.co/C63VFeaIGM pic.twitter.com/HGUclvk6rz