Looking ahead XC 2012 #4 Individual returners

2012 XC Top Returners Statewide #4


Jack Pierce ( Sr. Merriconeag) Pierce once again finished 4th in the Class C meet last fall, as he crossed the finish line in 17:02.35. Since his freshman year Jack has been one of the top runners in the Class C, and is now estbalished himself as one of the top runners in the entire state. Last fall his mark was good for 11th overall. Pierce went on to have a strong showing at the New England Championship meet finishing 32nd in a fine 16:33. This summer Jack showed his training is going well with a strong 26:45 effort over 5 miles at the Yarmouth Clam Festival race. Pierce will be one of the favorite to win the Class C title this fall.


State XC Championship Results

2011 - 4th 17:02.35

2010- 4th 16:45.27

2009- 7th 17:44



Personal Bests

  • 5000 Meter Run 16:30.00

  • Three Mile Run 16:00.00








Kiera Murray (Jr. Cheverus) Murray finished 5th in the Class A meet last fall helping her Cheverus team to another state title. Kiera went on to finish 38th in the NE Championship meet running a personal best 19:27 for 5k. Murray who finished 14th as a freshman showed strong improvement as a sophomore, as a junior she'll be one of the leader of the cheverus squad looking for a 3rd team title in a row. Kiera is the #2 returner in Class A. On the track this winter she ran to a 6th place in the mile (5:28.28) & 5th in the 2 mile (11:44.91), she ran personal best times of 5:21.18 & 11:40.14.


State XC Championship Results

2011 - 5th 19:56.02

2010 - 14th 19:54.76


Personal Bests

  • 5000 Meter Run 19:27.00

  • Two Mile Run 11:40.04

  • One Mile Run 5:21.18

  • 800 Meter Run 2:32.85



More Information

Jack's Profile

Kiera's Profile