Girls' indoor track

Athletes of the Year

Catarina Rocha

Division 1: Peabody, Senior, mile
Rocha hasn't lost a race since cross-country season, when she finished second at nationals. She took home top prize in the mile at every meet: Coaches Elite (4:50.3), Division 1 (4:52.34), and All States (4:49.14), which was a personal best and meet record.


Lucy Alexander

Lincoln-Sudbury, Junior, High jump
Alexander set a personal best at the Coaches Elite meet, clearing 5 feet-8 inches to take home the top spot. She cleared 5-6 three times, winning the Dual County League title and the Division 1 title, and coming in second at All-States.

Bryanna Allison

Lowell, Senior, 1,000 meter
Allison took home top prize at all the major meets: Coaches Elite (2:55.1), Division 1 (2:57.90), and All-States (2:53.32). She posted the 4th fasted time in the country and broke the Red Raiders school record. She will continue running at Providence College.

Erin Dietz

Bedford, Sophomore, 2 mile
The cross-country runner uses her distance strength to leave competitors in the dust. She won the Coaches Elite meet well ahead of the pack at 10:51.77. In the Division 4 meet, she took home the title with a 10:41.13 before winning All-States with in 10:38.12.

Amanda Henson

Barnstable, Junior, 55 meter dash
Henson recorded the top time in Massachusetts this season (7.14 seconds). She ran a 7.19 to win the All-State title, before coming in second at New Englands (7.16). At the New Balance National meet, she finished in 7th in the 60 meter Emerging Elite (7.84).

Melissa Isidor

New Bedford, Senior, 55 meter hurdles
Isidor placed first at the Big 3 meet, winning in 8.86. Her star turn happened at the Division 1 meet, where she won in 8.48 and also took home top honors in the long jump (17 feet-6 inches). Isidor capped her season with a second place finish at All-States (8.35) and third place finish at New Englands (8.22).

Maya Jarostchuk

Acton-Boxborough, Senior, 300 meter
The Colonials captain opened the season with a third place finish (41.2 seconds) at the Coaches Elite meet. She followed up with second place in Division 1 (40.69) and at All-States (40.45). Jorastchuk will continue running at Dartmouth College.

Julie McConville

Hingham, Senior, 2-mile
The three time All-American shattered the previous Division 3 meet record, winning in 10:38.46. At the New Balance National meet, McConville placed second, finishing in 10:17.15, and set New England indoor record in the 5k, finishing third (16:40). She will continue her track career at Dartmouth College.

Amy Piccolo

Ursuline, Sophomore, 600 meter
Piccolo had a prolific winter season. She opened the major meet season winning the 300 (40.53) and 600 (1:34.06) at the Coaches Elite. She then won the 300 and 600 at the Division 4 meet, helping the Bears win the team title. She finished off the season with a win in the 600 at All-States and a second place showing at New Englands.

Jessica Scott

Hopkinton, Junior, Long jump
Scott set a personal-best at the New England meet, finishing third with a jump of 18 feet-1 inch. She came in second at All-States with jump og 17-8.5. The honor roll student also holds the school record in the 55 and 60 meter dashes.

Michaela Smith

Newton North, Junior, Shot put
Smith broke a 16-year-old school record by two feet with a throw of 41 feet, 4 inches. Her throw of 40-0.5 at the Division 1 meet helped lead the Tigers to the team title. She took second place at All-States (38-10) and New Englands (41-3.25).


4 x 200

Anchella Bernard, Dora Cronin, Sydney Fisher, and Kenlee Presume spent a lot of time on the podium. They opened the major meet season with a second place finish at the Division 1 Coaches Relays. The Falcons then won the Coaches Elite meet in 1:46.3 and the Division 1 state meet in 1:47.60, helping them clinch a share of the team title. The group won All-States in a season best 1:44.98. The quartet then grabbed fourth place at New Englands (1:45.6) before running in the Emerging Elite section at New Balance Nationals finishing in 16th place.

4 x 400

The quartet of Melissa Solomon (Fr.), Camila Isern (Sr.), Olivia Manickas-Hill (So.), and Robin Gross (Sr.) only finished second once this season and that was at the Division 1 Coaches Relays. From that point on, they owned first place. They finished in 4:04.01 at the Coaches Elite. Their win at the Division 1 state meet in 3:58.51 helped the Minutewomen secure a share of the team title. The group then posted a 3:56.27 at All-States and went on to win at New Englands in 3:56.12, setting a meet and school record.

4 x 800

The team of sisters Abby and Rachael Baker (Srs.), Cianna Cacciatore (Sr.), and Samantha Coletti (Fr.) were consistent all season. They opened the season with a blistering time of 9:28.87, winning the Division 2 Coaches Relays. At the Division 2 state meet, they were one of three squads to break the previous meet record, finishing second in 9:41.72. The three seniors and freshman followed up with a second place finish at All-States and fourth at New Englands. At the New Balance Nationals, the Panthers ran a 9:40.63, a time good enough for 12th.

coach of the year

Scott Cody

The season was full of titles for Cody. He led his alma mater (class of 1988) to the Greater Boston League title, and punctuated the season with a share of the Division 1 state title with Lexington.

David Jewett

After compiling a 30-0 record over five seasons of indoor and outdoor track, the upcoming spring season will be the last for Jewett. In his final winter season, Jewett guided the Harborwomen to a 6-0 record in the Patriot League, the Division 3 Coaches Relay championship, and the Division 3 state title.

Edward Ryan

In 22 years of coaching, Ryan has a combined 282-100 record leading cross-country and indoor/outdoor track teams. He led his alma mater to the Atlantic Coast League title with a perfect 8-0 record, and the Rams were runners-up at the Division 2 Coaches Relays and the Division 2 state meet.

Thomas Shaw

After being named the 2012 outdoor track coach of the year, Ryan earned the indoor honors after a successful season he credits to his hard working athletes. He coached the Bears to the Division 4 state title. He also coaches cross-country and outdoor track.


Atlantic Coast
Brockton: Rosanna Debrito, Fabiola Garcon, Talia Halliday, Maral Merien, Patricia Monteiro, Nikayla Simpson. Dennis-Yarmouth: Jordan O'Dea, Kayla Ralston, Lisa Torres. Falmouth: Hadley Coker, Lauren O'Neil. Marshfield: Ellen DiPietro, Kate Spitler, Kelsey Sullivan. Norwell: Danielle Griffin, D'Anna Mayers. Plymouth North: Nicole Borofski, Sophie Gorton, Claire O'Donnell. Plymouth South: Alyson Messina. Sandwich: Tori Sivico.

Bay State
Braintree: Allyson O'Rourke, Abigail Randall. Brookline: Katie Hitchcock-Smith. Milton: Molly Dempsey, Andriana Higgins. Natick: Sarah Lagan, Kayley McGonagle, Danielle Mitchell. Needham: Hallie Armstrong, Sarah Armstrong, Margie Cullen, Robin Kelly. Newton North: Meghan Bellerose, Madison Nadeau, Michaela Smith. Walpole: Gina Conti, Maddy Shea. Wellesley: Ally Isley. Weymouth: Nostia Amazan, Ashley Betts, Morgan Fitzgibbon, Jen Kimball.

Big Three
Durfee: Shena Butler, Courtney Cabral, Megan Rocket, Sarah Skillin. New Bedford: Jessica Barros, Melissa Bellefeuille, Lisa Chan, Raybryana Dasher, Alexis Hebert, Melissa Isidor.

Boston City
CASH: Victoria Jackson. Latin Academy: Britney Firmin, DiAndrea Galloway, Catherine Van Even. New Mission: Esther Nkwah. O'Bryant: Melissa Jean, Juleen Lewis, Emily Prado. West Roxbury: Monique McPherson.

Cape Ann
Hamilton-Wenham: Kerry Hull. Ipswich: Jill Calvani, Sarah Keiran, Katie Monahan. Manchester Essex: Olivia Lantz. Masconomet: Lauren Drohosky, Kaleigh White. North Reading: Emily Murray, Nicole Roberts. Pentucket: Paige Wesolowski. Triton: Kerstin Darsney.

Catholic Conference
Ursuline: Amy Piccolo.

Dual County
Acton-Boxborough: Lee Al-Atragchi, Liz Brew, Sophie Brown, Savannah Craib, Christine Davis, Morgan Doan, Brianna Faubert, Maya Jarostchuk. Bedford: Elliana Boebel, Erin Dietz. Boston Latin: Kennedy Barnwell. Concord-Carlisle: Katie Abbott, Isabella Caruso, Margaret Giles, Julia Gregory, Caitlin Lawlor, Maggie Nickerson, Nikita Rajgopal, Megan Ratcliffe, Meg Teitelman, Meg Wilson, Kate Wyeth. Lincoln-Sudbury: Lucy Alexander, Brianna Bisson, Clara Bisson, Morgane Butler, Sydney Clary, Kristin Kimble, Meghan Klapper, Kaileigh Maguire, Catherine Malone, Bryn Miller, Amanda Sifferlen. Newton South: Lucrecia Aguilar, Alekhya Chaparala, Lizzie Fineman, Rebecca Grusby, Anna Rhatigan. Notre Dame (Hingham): Liz Baker, Mary Claire Dachille, Isabella Dimare, Taylor Kennedy, Gabby Kenyon, Mollie O'Leary, Shauna Owen, Amanda Reilly, Elizabeth Tevnan. Waltham: Martine Marrcellus, Katie Meahl. Wayland: Kela Butts. Westford: Kate McCluskey, Emily Ruggiero. Weston: Kayla Lawrence, Katie Marlow-Benedick, Sarah Peters, Abigail Pohl, Brianna Schwartz.

Eastern Athletic
Bishop Feehan: Brynna Harum, Allie Luongo, Abigail McNulty, Julia Murphy, Riley Scharland, Teresa Yoder. Bishop Stang: Abby Adams, Danielle DeGrazia, Andrea Rego. Coyle & Cassidy: Megan Hutch. East Bridgewater: Maggie Lydon. Mashpee: Samantha MacRae, Rashida Plummer. Somerset Berkley: Kelsey McGinnis, Haley Monaghan, Morgan Steele.

Greater Boston
Cambridge: Anchella Bernard, Dora Cronin, Sydney Fisher, Maya Halprin-Adams, Jordan Poindexter, Kenlee Presume. Everett: Corrina Reason. Malden: Lauren Benoit, Jacqueline Bouley, Haley Dowdie, Carine Exume, Victoria Hannafin, Korey O'Rourke, Amalia Quesada Nylen. Medford: Christina Lynch. Somerville: Gelynne Berger, Taiji Clark, Melina Garro-Duplisea, Delmy Hernandez, Alison Kaba, Saragrace Magre.

Merrimack Valley
Andover: Rachel Annino, Leila Aruri, Hannah Chapman, Courtney Comeau, Cate Donovan, Sophie Draper, Jill Gamache, Sydney Gillis, Cassie Kobelski, Lizzie Kobelski, Molly Lennon, Lily Puccia, Abbie Pustis, Sarah Rothman, Karina Shepard, Miceala Soucy, Abbey Taylor. Billerica: Katie Mulkerin, Julie Schultz. Central Catholic: Maggie Carey. Chelmsford: Alexandra Wood. Dracut: Becky Colfer, Katie Colfer, Karina Shepard, Kaylee Shepard. Haverhill: Riley Gilmore, Jackie Solimine. Lowell: Bryanna Allison, Kaley Richards. North Andover: Derek Collins, Eleni Coufos, Catherine Flaherty, Mary Lavery, Carrie Manteiga, Jenna Smolag, Deven Sportelli. Tewksbury: Christine Baptiste, Rachel Eatherton, Kelly Quigley.

Arlington: Sarah Cassidy, Kay Downey-Wall. Belmont: Julia Lenef. Burlington: Trusha Bhatt, Shauntel Farland, Kaiitlyn Gilberg, Ian Rush, Amber Wilson. Lexington: Paige Campbell, Alex Cox, Mary Domings, Tulie Finley-Moise, Kristen Fiore, Jessie Foley, Camila Isern, Paige Lawler, Olivia Manickas-Hill, Cassie Peterson. Melrose: Olivia Downey, Lilah Drafts-Johnson, Julia Fountain, Ashley King, Shaylyn McCarthy, Shannon Munro, Maddie Oro, Amelia Ragon, Bionca St. Fleur. Reading: Meg Donahue, Kate Mignosa, Jenny Vaccaro, Julia Werth. Stoneham: Meredith Coccoluto, Aly Kruse. Wakefield: Deirdre Beck, Emily Hammond, Lucy Howard, Melanie Miksis, Bridget Rollins. Watertown: Christelle Madou, Keegan Puguay, Lea Strangio. Wilmington: Rachel Alatalo, Alex Bischoff, Cassie Grasso, Kelly Hartsough, Savannah Hubbard, Callie O'Connell, Jackie Parece, Kate Richardson. Winchester: Claire Aalerud, Carrie Abraham, Alex Curtin, Edie Sharon, Jackie Vahey. Woburn: Catherine Cooper, Gina D'Addario, Shannon Gay, Rebecca Lake, Jenny Lee, Adrianna Manzi, Kayla Peary, Molly Persky.

Nauset: Molly Crowell, Coralea Geraniotis.

Beverly: Julianna DeVett, Caitlin Harty, Nicole Kirsch, Kristen O'Connor, Kyra Richardson, Julianna Wesley. Danvers: Ashley Brooks, Meghan Kellard, Xanthi Pantazelos. Gloucester: Bianca Giacolone, Gloria Kabulo, Elizabeth McCormack, Elle Wierbicky. Lynn Classical: Carla Altema, Anna Wargo. Marblehead: Anna Barrell, Lily Cummings, Paige Ferrucci, Mimi Goetz, Kathleen Huber, Carlyn McGrath, Janaya Randall, Kelly Roland, Olivia Vener. Peabody: Sam Allen, Lauren Barrett, Haley Dowd, Heather McLean, Catarina Rocha, Pam Zabala. Salem: Nicole Demans, Demma Hiljeh, Allison Lollin, Madison Shropshira. Saugus: Ashley Firth. Swampscott: Aisling Dennehy, Tess Gorman, Isabella Kornitsky, Vy Le, Emma Walsh, Melinda Wilson. Winthrop: Amy Sena.

Old Colony
Barnstable: Amanda Henson, Molly McDonough. Bridgewater-Raynham: Sarah Bennett, Sarah Dawson, Molly Desrocher, Nicole Geraghty, Molly Page, Katie Phieffer, Alicia Porter, Carly Rettig. Dartmouth: Hannah Cook, Caitlyn Demers.

Duxbury: Laura Nee. Hingham: Gabriella Candelieri, Kate Criscitiello, Olivia Cundari, Sierra Irvin, Julie McConville, Julia Noble, Morgan Sullivan. Middleborough: Traci Perry. Pembroke: Katie Freitas, Jess Gratzer, Caroline Leung. Scituate: Maria Garman, Hannah Hoffman, Katherine Powers, Phoebe Ryan. Whitman-Hanson: Abby Baker, Rachael Baker, Gianna Cacciatore, Samantha Coletti, Samantha Richner.

South Coast
Apponequet: Caitlin Rowley, Taylor Ryan, Megan Yarmalovicz. Fairhaven: Kacie Carvalho, Bay Gammons, Ashley Pereira. Greater New Bedford: Melissa Isidor. Old Rochester: Ally Saccone. Wareham: Aliyah Alley, Paige Fehskens.

Archbishop Williams: Serena McNary, Sarah Saccoach, Danielle Sheehan. Austin Prep: Elizabeth Lombardo, Elizabeth McDermott. Bishop Fenwick: Jackie Edgett, Andrea Klos, Nicole Liz, Arianna Maida, Becky Mercurio, Caitlyn Parrott, Julia Pierce, Anette Ruggiero, Abigail Smith, Hannah Smith. Cardinal Spellman: Emily Crowley, Adrianna Forucci. Marian: Devan Egan.

Ashland: Carly Muscaro. Holliston: Nicole Kerrigan. Hopkinton: Kaylin Albanese, MaryKate Cavanaugh, Leah Holmes, Melissa Lodge, Lindsay Manning, Mary-Paule Monks, Jessica Scott. Medfield: Kristina Gustafson, Kate Letai, Laura Rimmel, Taylor Worthy. Norton: Amy Pereira, Rebekah Sargent. Westwood: Celia Condrick, Phoebe Fitzgibbon, Samantha Kitchen, Rachel Morrison, Kaitlin Plecinoga, Maddie Radner.