Cross Country and Track and Field provides student athletes, regardless of their athletic level, an opportunity to expand their physiological, psychological and social selves. It is through effective/efficient training and positive expectations, incorporating all the aforementioned components, that participation provides measurable and intangible beneficial opportunities for the student athlete.
Coach Morgan Clark comes from three years of head coaching Indoor and Outdoor Track at a high school in Newark. During that time, 5 different students advanced to the Meet of Champions in 4 different events. Her top-achieving athlete won the Group 1 state championship for both the 55m dash and 100m dash in 2018, and went on to finish 4th and 6th in these events at the NJ Meet of Champions.
Coach Clark's own experience comes from seven years of competing in Cross Country and Track. She competed at Nike Team Nationals with Colts Neck High School in 2006, where they placed 4th nationally. They also won the New Jersey Meet of Champions that year. She achieved All-American status in Track at the 2008 National Scholastic Indoor Championship, finishing 4th nationally in the 4x1mile relay (#5 NJ All-time). Coach Clark continues to run and compete in races such as the New Jersey Marathon.