GCL South CC Teams Ready For Regional Meet


Posted 10/25/2014 at 6:43am

St. Xavier seniors Michael Vitucci and Brad Eagan, who finished 1-2 in last Saturday’s District Championships at Voice of America Park in West Chester, head the pack of runners from all four GCL South schools set to compete in the Ohio High School Athletic Association Division I, Region 4 Championships to be run today at Troy Memorial Stadium.  The Division I boys’ race is set to begin at 12:30 p.m.

The OHSSA Cross Country State Championships are scheduled for Saturday, November 1, at National Trail Raceway in Hebron.  The top four teams, along with any of the top 16 individual finishers not on qualifying teams, advance from today’s regionals to the state meet.

St. Xavier, the defending Division I state champion and GCL South champion this fall, won its group comprising 16 schools at the district meet.   Elder finished third in that same Division I-A race, with the top four teams from each district race advancing to the regionals.  La Salle and Moeller, running in the Division I-B race, finished third and fourth, respectively, among the 16 schools to also earn berths in the regional meet.