THE PHILADELPHIA CATHOLIC LEAGUE

LISTING OF THE GIRLS CHAMPIONSHIP RESULTS FROM 1977-PRESENT
The PCL Girls Cross Country Championship was first contested in 1977 and has always been held at Belmont Plateau.Results listed are to the best of our knowledge. Missing results will be added to the list as we optain them.


YEAR                   TEAM CHAMPION                                    COACH                                        INDIVIDUAL CHAMPION/SCHOOL                    TIME             
1977                  ARCHBISHOP WOOD                                  NA                                                   SHELLY STEELY/BISHOP CONWELL                    8:37                        
1978                  CARDINAL DOUGHERTY                        ROBERT OUSEY                             SHELLY STEELY/  BISHOP CONWELL                  10:32 MR/CR                            
1979                  BISHOP CONWELL                                  FRANCIS JOHNSON                     SHELLY  STEELY / BISHOP CONWELL                 10:39                             
YEAR                 TEAM  CHAMPION                                     COACH                                       INDIVIDUAL CHAMPION/SCHOOL                     TIME          
1980                   CARDINAL DOUGHERTY                      ROBERT OUSEY                                RENIE HALBAUGH/ ARCH PRENDERGAST      *15:16 MR
1981                   CARDINAL DOUGHERTY                      ROBERT OUSEY                                CINDY SLADEK / CARDINAL DOUGHERTY         15:23                        
1982                   CARDINAL DOUGHERTY                      ROBERT OUSEY                                CINDY SLADEK/CARDINAL DOUGHERTY           15:19                          
1983                   CARDINAL DOUGHERTY                      ROBERT OUSEY                               RENEE HARBAUGH/ARCH PRENDERGAST       15:31                        
1984                   BISHOP MCDEVITT                                NA                                                          CINDY SLADEK /CARDINAL DOUGHERTY           18:13** MR                          
1985                   BISHOP MCDEVITT                                NA                                                          MICHELE TORELLI/ CARDINAL O'HARA              17:46 MR                       
1986                   CARDINAL O'HARA                                 JOE SHIELDS                                     MICHELE TORELLI / CARDINAL O'HARA             17:48                         
1987                   CARDINAL O'HARA                                 JOE SHIELDS                                     MICHELE TORELLI / CARDINAL O'HARA             17:22MR                        
1988                   CARDINAL O'HARA                                 JOE SHIELDS                                     MARCIE HOMAN / CARDINAL O'HARA                 17:26                         
1989                   CARDINAL O'HARA                                 JOE SHIELDS                                     MARCIE HOMAN / CARDINAL O'HARA                 19:32**MR  
             
        * The  girls cross Country course was lengthened from 1.9 to 2.5 miles in 1980 until 1983.   **The girls cross country course was lengthened to 2.9
​             miles in 1984.  **The girls course was lengthened again in 1989 to it's present day 3.1 miles.     
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YEAR                TEAM CHAMPION                                  COACH                                      INDIVIDUAL CHAMPION /SCHOOL                          TIME             
1990                 CARDINAL O'HARA                                   JOE SHIELDS                             TERRY CARROLL /CARDINAL O'HARA                       19:53                                  
1991                 CARDINAL O'HARA                                   JOE SHIELDS                             TERRY CARROLL / CARDINAL O'HARA                      19:51                   
1992                CARDINAL O'HARA                                    JOE SHIELDS                             TERRY CARROLL/ CARDINAL O'HARA                       20:16                  
1993                KENNEDY-KENDRICK                               BRIAN WILSON                          KATIE BROWN / CARDINAL O'HARA                          20:53                   
1994                ARCHBISHOP PRENDERGAST              BILL SAVAGE                               MELANIE  WELDING/CARDINAL O'HARA                 20;39                 
1995               ARCHBISHOP WOOD                                CONNIE VOLKER                       ERIN DURNING/ARCHBISHOP WOOD                      19:34                   
1996               ARCHBISHOP WOOD                                CONNIE VOLKER                       DENISE FERGUS/KENNEDY-KENDRICK                   19:35                   
1997               ARCHBISHOP WOOD                                CONNIE VOLKER                       SHEILA KLICK/ARCHBISHOP PRENDERGAST        19:42                    
1998               ARCHBISHOP PRENDERGAST              ANDY CARR                                  SHEILA KLICK/ARCHBISHOP PRENDERGAST        18:36 MR/CR
1999              ARCHBISHOP PRENDERGAST               ANDY CARR                                  TARA JOHNSON/ARCHBISHOP PRENDERGAST   19:08               
                                Belmont Plateau  CC Course is 3.1 miles (5,000 meters)        MR=MEET RECORD              CR=COURSE RECORD 
YEAR               TEAM CHAMPION                                     COACH                                    INDIVIDUAL CHAMPION/SCHOOL                             TIME                B
2000                 ARCHBISHOP PRENDERGAST              ANDY CARR                               JACKIE KELLY/ SAINT HUBERT                                      19:15                
2001                 CARDINAL O'HARA                                   JENNIFER QUIGLEY-CIPOLLONE         AMY KELLY/ SAINT HUBERT                                            18:59                
2002                 SAINT HUBERT                                          JOE FLOOD                                AMY KELLY/ SAINT HUBERT                                             19:37              
2003                 SAINT HUBERT                                          JOE FLOOD                               AMY KELLY/SAINT HUBERT                                              18:58                
2004                 CARDINAL O'HARA                                  JENNIFER QUIGLEY-CIPOLLONE           KATIE KELLY/CARDINAL O'HARA                                    19:51                                  2005                CARDINAL 0'HARA                                    JOHN MCSHAY                         COLLEEN BOLAND/ARCHBISHOP PRENDERGAST   19:27                 
2006                 CARDINAL O'HARA                                   JOHN MCSHAY                        BETH KELLY/CARDINAL O'HARA                                      18:44                 
2007                 CARDINAL O'HARA                                   JOHN MCSHAY                        CAITLYN STORBECK/ARCHBISHOP CARROLL            19:58                 
2008                 CARDINAL O'HARA                                   JOHN MCSHAY                        KATIE RODEN / ARCHBISHOP CARROLL                       19:58                 
2009                 CARDINAL O'HARA                                   JOHN MCSHAY                       NICOLE DELGROSSO/CARDINAL O'HARA                      21:23                 

                         Course at Belmont Plateau is 3.1 miles (5,000 meters)       MR=Meet Record    CR=Course Record
YEAR                  TEAM CHAMPION                                   COACH                                             INDIVIDUAL CHAMPION/SCHOOL               TIME                    
2010                    ARCHBISHOP WOOD                              FRAN MCLAUGHLIN                       KATIE RODEN/ARCHBISHOP CARROLL        19:40                        
2011                   ARCHBISHOP WOOD                               FRAN MCLAUGHLIN                       TERESA ORTIZ/SAINT HUBERT                       19:14                        
2012                   ARCHBISHOP WOOD                               FRAN MCLAUGHLIN                       GRACE MANCINI/CARDINAL O'HARA             19:22                        
2013                   CARDINAL O'HARA                                   JOHN MCSHAY                                  GRACE MANCINI/CARDINAL O'HARA             19:21                        
2014                   CARDINAL O'HARA                                   JOHN MCSHAY                                  ELIZABETH MANCINI/CARDINAL O'HARA    19:36                         
2015                   CARDINAL O'HARA                                   JOHN MCSHAY                                  OLIVIA ARIZIN/CARDINAL O'HARA                  18:32 MR 
2016                   CARDINAL O'HARA                                   MATT DI PRETORE                           OLIVIA ARIZIN/CARDINAL O'HARA                  19:11
2017                   BONNER-PRENDIE                                   JAMES WILLIAMS                              ELIZABETH MANCINI/CARDINAL O HARA    18:41                       

                                            Course is 3.1 miles at Belmont Plateau (5,000 meters)      MR=MEET RECORD                CR=COURSE RECORD

 
                                                     
          TEAM CHAMPIONSHIPS SINCE 1977 

 HIGH SCHOOL     / NUMBER OF PCL GIRLS CHAMPIONSHIPS
CARDINAL O'HARA-  18
ARCHBISHOP WOOD - 7
CARDINAL DOUGHERTY - 5
 BONNER- PRENDERGAST- 5
BISHOP MCDEVITT - 2
SAINT HUBERT-2
 BISHOP CONWELL-  1
KENNEDY-KENDRICK -1

          INDIVIDUAL CHAMPIONS SINCE 1977
CARDINAL O'HARA - 19
ARCHBISHOP PRENDERGAST- 6
SAINT HUBERT-5
ARCHBISHOP CARROLL-  3
​CARDINAL DOUGHERTY-3
BISHOP CONWELL-3
BISHOP KENDRICK-1
ARCHBISHOP WOOD- 1


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