Amherst Steele Cross Country Has A Record Setting Day
The Steele Boys Cross Country team won the SWC Championships on Saturday, October 17, at LCCC for the first time in 16 years! Their score today of 31 points bested the second place Avon Lake Shoremen by 32 points. Freshman Ty Perez won his 8th race of the season with an incredible time of 16:21. He is the first freshman boy to win the cross country championship title in the history of the SWC. Freshman Luke Bowlsby was next with a time of 17:09 and a 5th place finish to garner All-SWC first team honors. Senior captains Jacob Raesler and Cael Walker were up next to capture first team medals as well. Their times were 17:33 and 17:41 with 6th and 8th place finish standings. The fifth runner on the team was Senior Caleb Cabrera, who earned second team All-SWC honors with a time of 17:48 and an 11th place finish. Junior Sebastian Pecora was up next with a time of 18:30 and a 26th place finish. Senior Isaac Davis was the seventh place runner on the team with a time of 19:03 and a 40th place finish. The Comets will race next in the OHSAA District Championships at LCCC next Saturday at 2:10pm.