Cross Country Advances to the Regional Tournament!

Oct 25, 2021

Congratulations to the Fighting Irish Cross Country Team, who have advanced to the Regional Tournament!

Over the weekend, the girls took 2nd at the OHSAA District Tournament and the boys took 6th. Both teams have advanced to the Regional finals.

The ladies team had a very strong showing with senior Kate Saum finishing in 4th place. She was closely followed by sophomore Anne Rea who finished in 5th place. Junior Olivia Kindbom finished in 8th place, Junior Aislynn McVicker finished in 28th place and freshman Libby Shoemaker finished in 36th place. Freshman Scarlett Powell and senior Amelia Moll rounded out the scoring for the Irish. 

On the boys side, it was Junior Andy Thomas who was the Irish finisher. He was closely followed by freshman Sammy Robinson, senior Dhiren Brickman, sophomore Michael Walter and freshman Patrick Scahill. Juniors Augustine Leung and Steve Jones rounded out the scoring for the Irish. 

The Fighting Irish will attempt to qualify for the state tournament at the OHSAA Regional tournament this Saturday. The girls team runs at 12:00 pm and the boys team runs at 1:00 pm at Boardman High School.