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Fairview boys finish second, Lutheran West girls finish third at PAC meet

By Ryan Kaczmarski The Fairview High School boys cross country team finished second only to Buckeye High School at the Patriot Athletic Conference meet on Saturday. The Warriors were led by Kevin Kerchenski, who finished seventh-overall with his time of 17:35.39. “Kevin is a gifted runner and has a great competitive spirit,” Fairview head coach [...]

North Olmsted girls finish third, boys sixth at SWC championships

By Ryan Kaczmarski The North Olmsted girls cross country team finished in third-place at the Southwestern Conference championships held Saturday at Lorain County Community College behind first-place Brecksville and second-place Amherst. The Eagles were led by sophomore Emily Johr, who finished fifth-overall, with her time of 20:24.7. “I think, as a team, they did pretty [...]

Bay girls defend title; boys finish second at WSC championships

Cross Country By Patrick Elder For the second year in a row, the Bay girls cross country team won the West Shore Conference championships, beating out second-place finisher, Avon 31-52. Rockets junior Maddie Britton won the race with a time of 18:39.94, a personal record. While not expecting too much because of the muddy conditions, [...]

Q & A with Elon University freshman Elyse Beirut

Westlife on Campus By Ryan Kaczmarski Former Rocky River High School track and cross country star Elyse Beirut is currently competing on the women’s cross country team at Elon University in North Carolina. The 2012 graduate was a four-time state qualifier for the Rocky River Pirates cross country team, claimed state runner-up honors in 2011 [...]