**Big UP and congratulations to Donavan Hackley, First Team All-State Group 2 by the Star Ledger! D finishes his Rockets XC career #5 ALL TIME for the Rockets. He was our first Meet of Champions qualifier since Matt Dahl in 2004! It was a great ending to a special career.
**For the first time since 2006, Raritan will be represented at the Group 2 State Championship race at Holmdel Park on Nov. 12!! Big UP to Donavan Hackley for placing 4th and Lou DiLaurenzio for placing 6th at the Central Jersey Group 2 Sectional Championship race at Thompson Park. The whole squad ran a great race and repped #guts like tough runners they are!
**For the first time since 1986, we are Shore Conference Divisional Champions!! At 5-1, we are sharing the A-Central Championship with Red Bank Regional and Holmdel...coincidentally, 30 years ago saw a tri-championship in B-North for the Rockets.
**Big UPs and congratulations to Captain Donavan Hackley for placing 5th in the Open Race at the prestigious Shore Coaches Invitational. D's time of 17:09 improves his status in the Top 20 from #19 to #7.
*Summer GOALS: 400 miles this summer, 10 pull-ups by the end. Simple, clean, healthy living is a lifestyle choice, NOT a sacrifice...
Tuesday, August 3, 2016: 6-8 PM at Road Runner Sports Shrewsbury--Team Night! No purchase necessary, but 10-20% discount and money towards the team. Someone leaves with a FREE pair of shoes!
Saturday, August 27, 2016: Team Paintball!! $35 DUE on 8/3/16...
* 1) READ THIS
2) We need MANAGERS for the 2016 season! We still have KJ, but get some friends out! We need them to be at races, record splits, and put them into a spreadsheet.
3) Text 81010 with the message @guts2014 to be added to the Remind list!
Hopefully this will motivate us to stay committed to and focused on qualifying for the Group 2 Championships for the first time since 1999...