For an ex-New Yorker, Monday is the last roundup Dick Weis is hanging them up on Monday in Terre Haute, Ind. There couldn’t be a better day for it, because the school where he has coached for 26 years, Oklahoma State, is a contender to win the NCAA Division I men’s cross country championships that afternoon.
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Story and photos by Tim Fulton NEW ROCHELLE - Coach Cap might look a little younger come Monday. The long time New Rochelle track and field coach, perhaps best known for making great hurdlers, has a new 400m hurdler on his hands. All American Elizabeth Mott, who placed 4th in the 400m at the National Scholastic Indoor Championships in 54.81, setting a new Section 1 Record in the process, is now running the longer hurdle race. Coach Capellan, or “Cap” as most of his athletes and colleagues call him, bet Mott that if she could break 66 seconds her first time in the event, he’d shave his mustache. From the sound of the gun, it was never in doubt. FULL ARTICLE HERE Photo Gallery Here