Welcome to Northfield Nighthawks Cross Country!


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Patrick Thornton is the head Boys & Girls Cross Country Coach for the Northfield Nighthawks. 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 compete for the Colorado School of Mines on their track team racing in events from the 200 to the 400 meter races. Patrick has been an assistant coach for Thompson Valley High School for the past 3 years in both Cross Country along with Track and Field. Coach Thornton is excited to be leading the Nighthawk harriers!

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 on http://www.dpscalendars.org

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