11/26/16, Bowdoin Park, Wappingers Falls, NY
Rhode Island’s David Principe Jr., a senior at Lasalle Academy, hot on the heels of winning (again) the double of Rhode Island and New England high school championship titles dropped a tough field to win the 2016 NIKE Cross Regional Championships (New York and Northeast) 5,000m course in a time of 15.18.0. besting second place finisher, Jordan Brannan, by 33 seconds. With great composure and control, DJ negatively split the race with 7:40 for the first 1/2 and finished with a 7:38.
(Photo from 2016 State Championship race, see more… )
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