Team: LaSalle Institute
Head coach: John Leonard
Playoff results: Placed second at Colonial Council Championships; finished eighth at Section 2 Division 2 meet
Returning athletes: Ronan Coughlin (800-3,200 meter runner), Joe Marchese (800-3,200 runner), Jackson Delaney (pole vault, sprints), Tom Wainaman (hurdler), Colden Ottati (sprinter), Patrick Kayayan (sprinter), James Gallagher (shot put, weight throw)
Graduated: Tyree Gonzalez (high jumper), Tom Rotello (400-1,600 meter runner), Ryan Ingle (800-3,200), Matt Plummer (pole vaulter), Alex Sapone (600-800), Nick Scarano (shot put, weight throw), Franz Von Stetina (shot put), Mike Scott (shot put)
Newcomers: Gitch Hayes (800-3,200 meter runner), Billy Lamoutte (shot put, weight throw), Dan Byrnes (pole vaulter)
Coach’s comment: “We hope to finish top three in the Colonial Council and top six at Sectionals,” said Leonard.