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Julian Saad

Julian Saad

Athlete
Julian joins NE Distance in the Fall of 2016 as the newest addition to the team as the group continues to expand its influence into the Woonsocket and Providence communities. Julian was an All-Conference cross country and indoor track runner in the Atlantic-10 while competing for Fordham University. He still holds the school record in...
Aaron Dinzeo

Aaron Dinzeo

Athlete
Aaron, a 2015 graduate of California University of Pennsylvania (Cal U), joined NE Distance in the winter of 2017. Under the guidance of Cal U coaches Daniel and Jacqueline Caulfield, Aaron was a 7-time All-American and was named Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference (PSAC) Track Athlete-of-the-Year in 2014. Aaron currently holds school records in the 5K, 10K,...
Steve Mangan

Steve Mangan

Athlete
Steve Mangan joined NE Distance in the Fall of 2015 already boasting a personal best of 3:58 in the mile. Steve was a teammate with Henry Sterling at Dartmouth College and has also run post-collegiately with the Boston Athletic Association. However, Steve’s running prowess isn’t limited to mid-distance: he laced up his cross country spikes...
Nick Ross

Nick Ross

Athlete
A native Rhode Islander, Nick Ross first started turning heads at East Greenwich High School, having earned All-New England honors on the track and on the cross country course. Nick had a stellar collegiate career at La Salle University in Pennsylvania, which was cut short during his senior indoor track season due to a broken...
Jake Sienko

Jake Sienko

Athlete
Another Rhode Island native, having run at Bishop Hendrickson, Jake joined NE Distance in the Fall of 2015. He previously ran in nationally-recognized competitions for Columbia University, having been fortunate enough to represent the United States in the 2011 North American, Central American, and Caribbean Athletic Association (NACAC) Cross Country Championships. In the junior men’s...
Jim Spisak

Jim Spisak

Athlete
A product of Pittsburgh, Jim stayed local at Duquesne University where he earned Atlantic-10 championships, All-Region honors and berths to the NCAA Division I Outdoor Track & Field and Cross Country Championship meets. After graduating from Duquesne in 2014, Jim quickly became a dominant force on the roads, gaining plenty of attention on the USATF...
Katrina Spratford

Katrina Spratford

Athlete
Katie joined NE Distance in the fall of 2013 after an illustrious career at Shippensburg University in Pennsylvania where she was an 8-time All-American. In 2012 she was the PSAC Women’s Cross Country Champion and a year later she was the 2013 Shippensburg Female Athlete of the Year. Katie graduated cum laude from Shippensburg in 2013...
Henry Sterling

Henry Sterling

Athlete
Another Dartmouth College graduate, Henry joined NE Distance in the fall of 2014. While at Dartmouth, Henry ran to All-New England status in cross country while also competing at the NCAA Division I Cross Country Championship meet his senior year. He also ran at the NCAA East Preliminary Meet on three occasions: all in the 3,000...
Ryan Widzgowski

Ryan Widzgowski

Athlete
One of the fastest Mainers of all time in the 800 and 1000, Ryan Widzgowski joined NE Distance in the Fall of 2015 after concluding an All-American career at Keene State College. Ryan was an annual staple at the NCAA Division III National Championship meet in all three disciplines: cross country, indoor and outdoor track...