Three straight championships for Exeter cycling

Big Red wins the New England Road Cycling League overall title for the third straight season.

Brian Muldoon
May 23, 2023
Phillips Exeter Academy Cycling

The Exeter cycling captured the New England Road Cycling League title, amassing the most overall points throughout the five-race session. This marks the third straight league title for the cycling program.

Leta Griffith ’25 paved the way for Big Red all season long, picking up multiple first-place finishes and totaling a league-best 444 points on the season for the girls side. Ale Murat ’23 and Elle Perry ’25 placed fifth and sixth, respectively, in the season-long A standings. The girls A squad placed first in each of the races this season.

On the boys side, it was Williams Lu ’24 who paced Big Red through the A series. Lu finished in second place twice this season and added two other top-five finishes to finish with a cumulative total of 408 points, good enough for second in the league. Avery Baker ’24 finished fifth in the league with a total of 276 points; Duke Garschina ’23 placed eighth overall.