After a strong cross country season this fall, Kyle Kwiatek is looking forward to continuing that momentum for the St. Mary’s indoor track team this winter. (Item File Photo)

St. Mary’s indoor track aiming to build on strong cross-country season

LYNN — Basketball and hockey may both be very hot sports at St. Mary's these days, but if you're looking for the team with the biggest roster on campus, look no further than the Spartans indoor track team this winter.

Coming off of a stellar cross-country season this past fall, head coach Tristan Smith has seen enthusiasm for the sport of running grow rapidly around the school. The Spartans saw more than 100 student-athletes sign up for the indoor track team — a staggering percentage of the school's less than 700 total students. 

"It really is incredible to see the amount of kids who are enthusiastic about doing track," said Smith, who coaches the cross-country team in addition to the indoor and outdoor track teams. "I think a lot of the kid…

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