03. 07. 2013

A visit back to The Course

Guest post by John Peterson ’85. I still remember the late summer day – it must have been 1979 – when Wetmore hauled us all up to the Polo Grounds and provided us...

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29. 05. 2012

The Bernards Cross Country Invitational

I was never a natural lover of cross country. But to compete at it, or to stand back and watch a cross country race, there is something absolutely pure about it. Line ‘em...

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31. 12. 2011

Thanksgiving 2011 – The Pie Run

Over the years, the Pie Run has had a turnout that varied from just a dozen or more in extreme conditions that raised memories of Bernards Invitationals past to this year’s exceptional turnout...

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10. 10. 2011
The Pie Run starting line shot

The Pie Run

The typical American homecoming celebration involves a bonfire, a football game, a dance, a pep rally and a king and queen. Homecoming for Bernards distance runners and their extended families involves turning out...

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23. 09. 2011

The Polo Grounds

As far as I know, the namesake game has never been played there. Softball, sure. And pee wee football. And the high school soccer team was moved out there away from the football...

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  • About ThePoloGrounds.net

    ThePoloGrounds.net is an attempt to catalog an unofficial history of distance running in Bernardsville including the Bernards High School cross country and track programs and the Mine Mountain Road Dept.

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