WOOD RIVER JCT. — Chariho High's Abby Cole has obviously found her stride as a runner.
The sophomore was an All-State performer in cross country during the fall, and that success carried over into the girls indoor track season.
Cole won the 1,000 and the 1,500 at the Dwyer Division championship meet to earn first-team All-Division honors. She was second-team All-Medium Class in the 3,000 and third team All-Division in the 600.
She narrowly missed All-State honors in the 3,000, finishing fourth in that race. Third place would have been third-team All-State.
Cole now holds the indoor school records in the 3,000, 1,500, 1,000, 2-mile and the 4x800 relay.
"I think she just really enjoys it. She runs the 3,000, which is a grueling race, and she comes off the track talking about how much fun it was," Chariho coach Natalie Baggesen said. "Last year, I think she was a little timid. But this year she is more confident in herself, and I think she is realizing her full potential in running."
Tia Sardelli was first-team All-Dwyer Division in the 600 after winning the race at the division meet.
"She has a great work ethic," Baggesen said. "If she missed a practice, she makes sure she runs on her own before or after [practice]."
Senior Elizabeth LaCroix was second-team All-Division in the 1,500, third team in the 1,000 and third-team All-Medium class in the 3,000.
Anna LaCroix was second-team All-Division in the 1,000 and third team in the 1,500.
Julia Fortune was second-team All-Division in the 3,000.
Chariho finished 6-1 in the division during the dual-meet season. The Chargers also won the Dwyer Division championship meet.