Welcome to Northfield Nighthawks Cross Country

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Patrick Thornton is entering his second year as the Northfield head Boys & Girls Cross Country Coach. He graduated from Thompson Valley High School and went on to the Colorado School of Mines where he earned a B.S. in Chemistry with a minor in Bio-engineering and life sciences. He teaches Engineering at Northfield.

After running for Thompson Valley, Patrick went on to run for the Colorado School of Mines track program and competed in the the 200 and 400 meter races. Patrick’s previous coaching experience includes serving as the assistant coach for Thompson Valley High School for the 3 years in both Cross Country and Track and Field.

Please contact Coach Thornton at patrick_thornton@dpsk12.org if you have any questions about the program.

Fall Practice Schedule:

Monday – Friday: 3:15 pm – 5:15 pm at Northfield and various locations.

Fall Meet Schedule:

Check out the full sport schedule at Cross Country Varsity Schedule

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