Rhode Island High School Cross Country
History of Champions

Boys followed by girls, team and individual

Original compiled by Keith Lawton

More RI info at www.ritca.com


RI Interscholastic League began in 1932;"unofficial" class meets go back to early 1900's
First All-State Meet ran in 1946
Girls State Meet started in 1971
BOYS TEAMS 1946 LaSalle 15 E. Providence 68 Lowest winning score: 15, LaSalle, 1942 1947 LaSalle 42 Mt.Pleasant 67 Highest winning score: 113, Lincoln, 1968 1948 LaSalle 48 Hope 76 Smallest winning margin: 0, 1987 and 1997 1949 LaSalle 45 Hope 71 Largest winning margin: 114, 1993 1950 Hope 54 LaSalle 74 Most wins: 22 Bp Hendricken 1951 LaSalle 59 E. Providence 74 18 LaSalle 1952 LaSalle 25 Barrington 111 Most seconds: 11 LaSalle 1953 LaSalle 42 E. Providence 67 9 Cumberland, Bp.Hendricken 1954 Barrington 68 LaSalle 70 Longest winning streak: 5 Pilgrim 69-73 1955 St.Raphael 68 Hope 89 5 Hendricken 78-82, 2008-12 1956 LaSalle 31 Barrington 68 + St Raphael 1957 LaSalle 27 Mt.Pleasant 96 1958 LaSalle 30 St.Raphael 125 1959 LaSalle 61 Hope 70 1960 Hope 67 LaSalle 93 1961 LaSalle 54 Hope 73 1962 Hope 88 E. Providence 92 1963 LaSalle 76 Classical 88 1964 LaSalle 64 St.Raphael 104 1965 LaSalle 49 Mt.Pleasant 55 1966 East Providence 77 Pilgrim 90 1967 East Providence 77 Hope 112 1968 Lincoln 113 Hope 126 1969 Pilgrim 59 Bp.Hendricken 108 1970 Pilgrim 99 Bp.Hendricken 126 1971 Pilgrim 41 Bp.Hendricken 132 1972 Pilgrim 34 LaSalle 54 1973 Pilgrim 47 Cranston West 143 1974 Toll Gate 41 Pilgrim 84 1975 Pilgrim 68 St.Raphael 84 1976 LaSalle 88 Cumberland 108 1977 Cumberland 104 LaSalle 105 1978 Bp.Hendricken 68 Cumberland 89 1979 Bp.Hendricken 46 Cumberland 72 1980 Bp.Hendricken 72 Cumberland 113 1981 Bp.Hendricken 43 Cumberland 75 1982 Bp.Hendricken 58 Cumberland 103 1983 LaSalle 78 Cumberland 106 1984 Bp.Hendricken 54 Woonsocket 120 1985 Bp.Hendricken 34 E. Providence 135 1986 Bp.Hendricken 40 OLP 61 1987 St.Raphael 61 OLP 61 1988 St.Raphael 18 Bp.Hendricken 92 1989 Bp.Hendricken 56 St.Raphael 77 1990 North Kingstown 51 Bp.Hendricken 83 1991 St.Raphael 101 Woonsocket 134 1992 St.Raphael 73 So. Kingstown 134 1993 St.Raphael 48 Bp.Hendricken 162 1994 Barrington 98 St.Raphael 99 1995 Ponaganset 98 St.Raphael 100 1996 Woonsocket 91 St.Raphael 95 1997 Bp.Hendricken 80 Cumberland 80 1998 Bp.Hendricken 65 Ponaganset 99 1999 Ponaganset 87 LaSalle 89 2000 Bp.Hendricken 43 Ponaganset 64 2001 Bp.Hendricken 26 Cumberland 105 2002 Bp.Hendricken 23 Cumberland 81 2003 Bp.Hendricken 68 No.Kingstown 73 2004 Cumberland 82 Bp. Hendricken 84 2005 Bp.Hendricken 31 No.Kingstown 113 11/6/05 2006 No.Kingstown 91 Bp.Hendricken 110 11/5/06 Ponagansett, N.Scituate RI 2007 East Greenwich 53 LaSalle 82 11/4/07 Ponagansett 2008 Bp.Hendricken 88 LaSalle 106 11/2/08 Ponagansett 2009 Bp.Hendricken 49 Barrington 91 11/1/09 Ponagansett 2010 Bp.Hendricken 77 LaSalle 79 11/7/10 Ponagansett 2011 Bp.Hendricken 47 Chariho 55 11/6/11 Ponagansett 2012 Bp.Hendricken 44 LaSalle 64 11/4/12 Ponagansett 2013 Bp.Hendricken 37 LaSalle 42 11/3/13 Ponagansett 2014 LaSalle 25 Bp.Hendricken 47 11/2/14 Ponagansett INDIVIDUALS 1946 Lou Lepry LaSalle Most Wins: 2 - 10 different runners 1947 Con Tetreault LaSalle Most winners from 1 school: 1948 Rocco Negris N.Providence 12 - LaSalle 1949 William Newman Hope 11 - Bp.Hendricken 1950 Tom Crossdale E.Providence 7 - Hope 1951 Bob Allen E.Providence 1952 Jim Corrigan LaSalle 1953 Bill Hanlon LaSalle 1954 Ray St.Vincent Barrington 1955 Manny Rocha Hope 1956 Tony Lasa Barrington 1957 Mike Dunden LaSalle 1958 Tony Marianetti LaSalle 1959 Tony Marianetti LaSalle 1960 Lee Daneker Cranston East 1961 Harvey Franklin Hope 1962 Harvey Franklin Hope 1963 Tom Foley No.Kingstown 1964 Tony Masi LaSalle 1965 Tony Masi LaSalle 1966 Dick McLaughlin Cumberland 1967 Bill DeFusco Mt.Pleasant 1968 Willie Walton Hope 1969 George Ferreira RI Deaf 1970 Pete Mazzei Mt.Pleasant 1971 Hollie Walton Hope 1972 Gary Hague Cranston West 1973 Mike Murphy Middletown 1974 John Murphy PortsmouthAbbey 1975 John Murphy PortsmouthAbbey 1976 Charlie Doherty LaSalle 1977 Charlie Doherty LaSalle 1978 Darren Rojas Bp.Hendricken 1979 Steve Parker Bp.Hendricken 1980 Paul Haupt Rogers 1981 Glen Walsh Cumberland 1982 Waldo Manning Bp.Hendricken 1983 John Duggan So.Kingstown 1984 Michael Pieroni Rogers 1985 John Duggan So.Kingstown 1986 Walter Smith E.Providence 1987 John Hines Toll Gate 1988 Neil Butler St.Raphael's 1989 Wayne Newsom Hope 1990 Scott Palumbo St.Raphael's 1991 Dan Cicchelli No.Kingstown 1992 Dan Cicchelli No.Kingstown 1993 Jamie Vetelino Westerley 1994 Scott Goff Barrington 1995 Jay Champi Cumberland 1996 Brian Norton No.Kingstown 1997 Jay Champi Cumberland 1998 Jerry Bonner Cumberland 1999 Jim Cyr Tolman 2000 Ryan McConnell Bp.Hendricken 2001 Garrett Vaslet St.Raphael's 2002 David Murphy Bp.Hendricken 2003 Adam Moitoso Bp.Hendricken 2004 Tom Webb Barrington 2005 Tom Webb Bp.Hendricken 2006 Andrew Palumbo Bp.Hendricken 2007 Bronson Venable Bp.Hendricken 2008 Andrew Springer Westerly 2009 Jake Sienko Bp.Hendricken 2010 Robert Allen Cranston West 2011 Mike Marsella Chariho 2012 Trevor Crawley Cumberland 2013 Colin Tierny Bp.Hendricken 2014 David Principe La Salle
GIRLS - TEAMS 1971 Lincoln 167 Coventry 191 *1971 Score is total of multiple meets 1972 Ponagansett 70 Bay View 78 Lowest winning score: 28 Cumberland 1977, No.Kingstown 2006 1973 Rogers 47 Coventry 59 Highest winning score: 118 Rogers 1982 1974 Bay View 52 So.Kingstown 56 1975 Bay View 93 Rogers 127 Smallest margin: 1, 1997 1976 Cumberland 57 Smithfield 91 Largest margin: 87, 1977 1977 Cumberland 28 Smithfield 115 Most wins: 7 - North Kingstown, Rogers 6 La Salle 1978 Cumberland 51 So.Kingstown 55 Most runner-up: 6 Barrington, 5 Ponagansett & Smithfield 1979 Cumberland 45 So.Kingstown 75 Longest streak: 5 - Rogers, No.Kingstown, So.Kingstown 1980 Rogers 93 Cumberland 95 1981 Cumberland 82 Chariho 111 1982 Rogers 118 Cumberland 118 1983 Rogers 70 Cumberland 123 1984 Rogers 41 Burrillville 94 1985 Rogers 45 Ponagansett 132 1986 Rogers 99 Ponagansett 118 1987 No.Kingstown 110 Smithfield 130 1988 Ponagansett 109 No.Kingstown 113 1989 St.Raphael 80 Bay View 102 1990 St.Raphael 77 Ponagansett 146 1991 Ponagansett 75 Tolman 88 1992 St.Raphael 83 Smithfield 121 1993 St.Raphael 54 Smithfield 77 1994 Barrington 54 So.Kingstown 74 1995 So.Kingstown 45 Barrington 65 1996 So.Kingstown 44 Pilgrim 98 1997 So.Kingstown 54 East Greenwich 55 1998 So.Kingstown 42 East Greenwich 63 1999 So.Kingstown 43 No.Kingstown 78 2000 No.Kingstown 49 Ponagansett 126 2001 No.Kingstown 48 Ponagansett 106 2002 No.Kingstown 82 Westerly 124 2003 No.Kingstown 56 Westerly 112 2004 No.Kingstown 81 Westerly 86 2005 Coventry 95 No.Kingstown 102 2006 No.Kingstown 28 LaSalle 48 2007 LaSalle 58 No.Kingstown 89 2008 LaSalle 69 Barrington 85 2009 LaSalle 41 Barrington 49 2010 LaSalle 30 Barrington 52 2011 Barrington 59 LaSalle 67 2012 Barrington 31 LaSalle 71 2013 LaSalle 36 Barrington 39 2014 LaSalle 39 Barrington 95 INDIVIDUALS 1971 No all-state meet Most wins: 3 1972 Laurie Figureid Warren Nancy Krolewski, Molly Keating, Emma Millan 1973 Laurie Figureid Warren Most winners from one school 1974 Sherry Murphy S.Kingstown 7 - South Kingstown 1975 Ann Sullivan Bay View 5 - LaSalle, Barrington 1976 Joanne Choiniere Cumberland 4 - Coventry 1977 Joanne Choiniere Cumberland 1978 Karen Murphy S.Kingstown 1979 Karen Murphy S.Kingstown 1980 Nancy Krolewski Coventry 1981 Karen St.Pierre Woonsocket 1982 Nancy Krolewski Coventry 1983 Nancy Krolewski Coventry 1984 Ruth O'Hara Rogers 1985 Karolyn Walsh Rogers 1986 Karolyn Walsh Rogers 1987 Barbara Raymond Woonsocket 1988 Kerry Brothers Cumberland 1989 Kerry Clark Barrington 1990 Krystin Addison St.Raphael's 1991 Kari Vigerstol Lincoln 1992 Jessica McGarty S.Kingstown 1993 Emily Selvidio Westerley 1994 Kim Schifino E.Providence 1995 Rosie Woodford S.Kingstown 1996 Laura Turner Portsmouth 1997 Laura Turner Portsmouth 1998 Rosie Woodford S.Kingstown 1999 Meredith Crocker S.Kingstown 2000 Lindsay Viera N.Kingstown 2001 Lindsay Viera N.Kingstown 2002 Nicole Millett E.Greenwich 2003 Audrey Hawkins Barrington 2004 Samantha Gawrych Westerly 2005 Samantha Gawrych Westerly 2006 Jean Christensen LaSalle 2007 Jeanne Mack LaSalle 2008 Jenna Riley Coventry 2009 Molly Keating LaSalle 2010 Molly Keating LaSalle 2011 Molly Keating LaSalle 2012 Emma McMillan Barrington 2013 Emma McMillan Barrington 2014 Emma McMillan Barrington

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