Cheverus fills vacancy with team effort

Posted by: MBR on Fri Aug 20th, 2010 7:26 am
Cheverus fills vacancy with team effortThe two top Maine women's finishers in the Beach to Beacon will coach boys' cross country.By Glenn Jordan gjordan@mainetoday.comStaff WriterPORTLAND - Twelve days after crossing the Beach to Beacon finish line hand in hand, Kristin Barry and Sheri Piers are joining forces for another running venture.On Thursday they became the new coaches of the Cheverus High boys' cross country team, replacing Bruce Bickford, who left after one fall to become head coach at St. Joseph's College in Standish.Cheverus Athletic Director Gary Hoyt listed Barry as head coach and Piers as assistant. He also said Valerie Guillet, who initially was uncertain about resuming her role as head coach of the girls' team, would continue in that capacity. ... 08-20.html