Boys Varsity Cross Country · Boys’ cross country team places 8th in huge New Prairie Invite

The Kankakee Valley High School boys’ cross country team placed eighth out of 31 complete teams in the AA class race at New Prairie on Saturday, September 21, 2019.  Sophomore Justin Hoffman placed an impressive 9th in 17:13 and senior Ethan Tillema placed 18th in 17:36, both earning medals.  The class AA race featured 208 runners.


“Justin, Ethan, and Trent Thomas all raced about a minute faster than last year,” stated Coach Adams.  “Despite the high humidity and heat, they raced well, though many of the others struggled.  They will rebound, though, especially as we move into the next segment of our training.”

Other performances:

Trent Thomas 18:36

Micah Adams 19:05

Adam Collard 19:28

Luke Bristol 20:21.3

Alden Cates 21:10

Zack Meadows 21:13

Caden Adams 21:17

Josh Danford 21:17

Xavier Del La Paz Marino 21:31

Bryce Brodner 22:38

Sam Evans 23:34

Jonathan Guthrie 24:37

Thomas Bolde 28:26