Middle School Cross Country
“Due to COVID-19 and in respect of all our scholar-athlete’s safety, PCCA’s governing Board of Directors has suspended athletic programs until further notice.”
Mrs. Jennifer Barna
Coach Barna is a veteran athlete having played softball in high school and then going on to play travel ball and attending Florida Institute of Technology on an athletic scholarship. Coach Barna has lead numerous varsity and travel teams winning numerous state and national tournaments.
In addition to softball, Coach Barna is a private pitching coach and has coached intramurals and track. She’s also trained and ran 6 half marathons, 8, 10k races, and dozens of 5k races.
Mrs. Barna is an upper school teacher at PCCA.
Mr. Joseph Carioto
Coach Carioto brings a depth of personal health and fitness expertise to the Patriot coaching roster. As an experienced baseball, soccer and hockey player, his fitness leadership and mentorship is invaluable.
Coach Carioto is originally from New York where he obtained his Bachelors Degree in Secondary Education from SUNY Oswego and subsequent Masters Degree in Curriculum and Instruction from the College of Saint Rose.
Mr. Carioto is an upper school teacher at PCCA.