NOVA Cross Country Looks Toward NJCAA Championship

NOVA Cross Country Looks Toward NJCAA Championship

NOVA’s Cross Country team started off the 2017 season with some fresh new talent and the goal of winning the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) national championships. NOVA’s Cross Country team is the three-time NJCAA champion, and the favorite to take home the win this year according to Athletic Director Steve Mrowka. This year, the team competed in four meets. The team looks forward … Continue reading NOVA Cross Country Looks Toward NJCAA Championship

NOVA Cross Country Wins Third NJCAA Region 20 Title

NOVA Cross Country Wins Third NJCAA Region 20 Title

Emily Compton finished second to help lead the NOVA Cross Country team to its third straight NJCAA Region 20 title. Compton (21 minutes, 54.8 seconds) finished just four seconds behind the winner, Dominique Walker of Harford. The Nighthawks had five runners in the top 10, and they finished with 24 points, 11 ahead of second place Harford. Cary Brown‘s fourth place showing, garnered her an all-region … Continue reading NOVA Cross Country Wins Third NJCAA Region 20 Title

Mancini Named Coach of the Year

Mancini Named Coach of the Year by NJCAA

NOVA Cross Country Head Coach Nicole Mancini (MA), who is also a physical education instructor, was named the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) Division I Atlantic Region Coach of the Year at the NJCAA Cross Country Championship Banquet on November 13. The award was voted on by the NJCAA coaches. Mancini has coached the Nighthawks since 2013 and has won back-to-back NJCAA Region 20 … Continue reading Mancini Named Coach of the Year by NJCAA