Cross Country

Cross Country

Our Graduates Compete at

Head Coach

Joshua Powers

Cross Country coaches

  • Joshua Powers, Head Coach
  • Nick Martinez, Assistant Coach
  • Travis Spicer, Assistant Coach

Accomplishments

Team Big North United League Champs
2018, 2019, 2020

North Jersey Finale Qualifier

All-County
HM James Hughes, Tom Rogers and Alexander Shaia

All-League
1st Team
Alexander Shaia
2nd Team Matthew Marques,  Joseph Griffith, Elias Garcia, Nick Pesanello James Hughes 
HM Miles Suitt

Philosophy

Our objective is to unlock each athletes running potential by instilling Dedication, Determination, and Discipline. 

With these three attributes in place, running goals and dreams will be achieved. “We all have dreams. In order to make dreams come into reality, it takes an awful lot of dedication, determination, self-discipline and effort” – Jesse Owens

Bergen Catholic 2022 Cross Country Schedule

Day/Date Time      Opponent/Event State Venue BC Finish
Tue, Aug 30 3:00 PM      Pre-Season Invitational NJ West Milford HS  
Sat, Sep 10 TBD      Season Opener NJ Darlington Park V-2nd, F-3rd 
Tue, Sept 13  4:30 PM      BNC Batch Meet NJ Darlington Park  
Sat, Sep 17 TBD      Back to the Mountain NJ Garret Mountain  
Thu, Sep 24 TBD      Xavier Invitational NY Ocean Breeze, Staten Isl.  
Thu, Sep 29 4:30 PM      BNC Divisional Championship NJ Darlington Park  
Sat, Oct 1 TBD      New Balance Shore Coaches Invit. NJ Holmdell County Park  
Sat, Oct 8 TBD      Manhattan Invitational NY    
Sat, Oct 15 TBD      Bergen County Group Champ NJ Darlington Park  
Sat, Oct 22 11:40 AM      Lou Molino Invitational NJ Darlington Park  
Sat, Noc 5 TBD      State Groups NJ Holmdell County Park  
Sun, Nov 6 TBD      TCS NYC Marathon NY NYC  
Sat, Nov 12 TBD      State MOC NJ Holmdell County Park  
   
             
             
Bergen Catholic 2022 Cross Country Roster
Seniors
      
Juniors
Ronan Flynn

Elias Garcia
Matthew Geraghty
Daiju Matsiu
Joseph Griffith
Brendan O’Rourke
James Hughes
Matthew Zampino
John Nalbandian

Jacob Rodman
Jackson Vonderhorst
Frosh
Joseph Canavan
Soph
Andrew Castillo
Shayne Anthony-Walters
Michael Cooper
Andrew Byrnes
Sean Keating
Daniel Calianese
Lucas Machado
Christian Choi
Liam McDevitt
Noah Esposito
Luke Schoeler
Aiden Pachecho
Joseph Stancato
Markus White
Max Yoo

 

Bill Magee Financial Assistance Fund

Congratulations to Nicholas Shortridge, the Class of 2025 winner of the Bill Magee Memorial Financial Assistance Fund Award. We look forward to your accomplishments on the track and in the classroom. 

The Fund was established by patrons of Bergen Catholic to provide financial aid to incoming Freshmen scholar-athletes who have an unmet demonstrated financial need. Qualified recipients must compete in Cross Country and/or Track and Field for two seasons per year and maintain a minimum GPA.

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Our Graduates Compete at

Colleges Bergen Catholic Alumni have competed in Cross Country

  • Amherst College
  • Columbia University
  • Boston College
  • Bryant University
  • Fairfield University
  • Holy Cross
  • Fordham University
  • Franklin & Marshall
  • Lafayette College
  • Manhattan College
  • Marist Monroe University
  • Stevens Institute
  • TCNJ
  • University of Maine
  • Wesleyan College
  • Yale University