Tag: Cross country

Blue Devils student-athletes honored

By KEVIN ROBERTS STAFF WRITER Connecticut high school scholar athletes were honored on Sunday at the Aqua Turf Club in Plantsville. Two student-athletes were selected by each of the 173 state schools, and Plainville’s representatives were Cole McNamara and Rachel…

Abdelsame goes the distance for Devils

By MICHAEL LETENDRE STAFF WRITER There’s no doubt that Plainville  cross country standout Omar Abdelsame can be successful on the NCAA level. While Abdelsame does have college on the brain, those thoughts weren’t crossing his mind on Nov. 8 when…

Abdelsame scores top 20 at state open

By MICHAEL LETENDRE STAFF WRITER MANCHESTER – At the completion of the Boys Cross Country Open event on Friday, Oct. 31, one member of the CCC South made a top twenty finish of the competitive event. Plainville’s Omar Abdelsame had…

Abdelsame saves best for final runs

By MICHAEL LETENDRE STAFF WRITER MANCHESTER – Plainville cross country runner Omar Abdelsame was adamant about saving his best performances for his final races of his scholastic career. He wanted his best time for the upcoming State Open event but…

Omar Abdelsame wraps up stellar x-country season

By MICHAEL LETENDRE STAFF WRITER MANCHESTER – Plainville cross country standout Omar Abdelsame had one heck of a season in 2013. And to top it all off, Abdelsame took 69th place in a big finish of 17:26 at the CIAC…

Abdelsame leads way for P’ville

By MICHAEL LETENDRE STAFF WRITER MANCHESTER – A certain Plainville standout got a chance to strut his stuff at the CCC Cross Country Championships from Wickham Park in Manchester on Wednesday, Oct. 16 and if people didn’t know who Omar…

X-country prepping on its own

By MICHAEL LETENDRE STAFF WRITER PLAINVILLE – The Plainville boys cross country team might be just under a month away from the official start of its fall practice campaign but several members of the squad have already been prepping for…