Boys place third at State

Sunday, November 8 2015 - IHSA 2A Boys Cross Country State Meet


The boys cross country team had a great day Saturday, placing third at the 2015 IHSA Class 2A State Meet.

It was the fifth trophy in program history, with the Foxes having earned them in 1985 (3rd, Class A), 1987 (3rd, A), 2012 (3rd, Class 2A), 2013 (1st, 2A), 2014 (1st, 2A) and now 2015 (3rd, 2A). The boys have qualified for the State meet every year since 2007.

Leading the way for the Foxes was sophomore Zack Price in 28th place in 15 minutes, 11 seconds. Senior Trevor Wills, running with a 101º fever, was 34th in 15:19, while senior Cody Hornyak was 36th in 15:23. Junior Alexx Nauman (58th, 15:41) and senior Jake Firrantello (65th, 15:46) were next for the Foxes, and sophomore Patrick Black (95th, 15:59) and senior Thor Hester (99th, 16:01) rounded out the top seven.

Full results can be found here:

Photos can be found here: