Rochelle Park's Track Team Wins at NJNCAA Fall Invitational
Posted: December 08, 2023 | Written By: Drew Delligatti | Category:
This fall, the athletes of Sage Alliance's Rochelle Park campus made their mark on the annual NJNCAA Fall Invitational track meet held at Saddle River Park in Bergen County, New Jersey. Competing against high schools from the region, including formidable rivals like Newmark and Center School, Sage Alliance's track team showcased their resilience and talent in a grueling 2.1-mile race event.
The competition employed typical cross-country scoring, with the top five runners from each team contributing to the overall score. Remarkably, Sage Alliance secured the first position with an impressive 28 points, leaving the competition trailing by 25 points. This outstanding achievement serves as a testament to the dedication and hard work put in by the team.
The key to their victory was the outstanding individual and collective performance of the athletes. Five of Sage Alliance's runners managed to secure spots within the top nine positions out of a field of 37 competitors. Such consistency at the top of the race ensured that their scores were low, a fundamental aspect of cross-country scoring. The team's ability to have multiple runners excel in the race was indeed an impressive feat.
The victory at the NJNCAA Fall Invitational didn't come overnight; it was the result of relentless dedication and rigorous training. Coach John Milon, the driving force behind Sage Alliance's track team, emphasized the importance of consistent practice.
"Our track team practices are every Tuesday and Thursday from 2:30 pm to 3:45 pm, Coach Milon said. This regular training regimen played a pivotal role in honing the athletes' skills, endurance, and teamwork.
With Coach John Milon's guidance and the team's unwavering commitment, Sage Alliance is poised for continued success in the world of high school track and field. Coach Milon's vision for the team is clear - to maintain the high standing that Sage Alliance has achieved in the NJNCAA. Their triumph at the NJNCAA Fall Invitational is an affirmation of the team's potential and the coach's commitment to their success. With the right balance of practice, dedication, and determination, Sage Alliance's track team has a bright future ahead.
With Coach John Milon's guidance and the team's unwavering commitment, Sage Alliance is poised for continued success in the world of high school track and field.
The NJNCAA Fall Invitational was just the beginning of what promises to be an exciting season for the Sage Alliance track team. As they strive for excellence, their victory serves as an inspiration for all athletes and a reminder of the rewards of dedication and teamwork. With a solid foundation in place, there's no doubt that Sage Alliance will continue to be a force to be reckoned with in the NJNCAA.
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