St. Francis Opens Fall Cross Country Season
The CYO cross-country season started for the St. Francis de Sales runners on October 2nd with the Developmental Half-Mile races at Alley Pond Park. Eighty-six boys and girls ranging in age from 5 to 12 years old ran a series of half-mile races.
Medals were awarded to the top twenty-five runners in each age and gender division.
Forty-eight SFDS runners won medals, with twenty runners placing in the top ten in their respective races. Stephen Pulkoski won the Junior boys race. Ryan McDade was first in the Bantam boys race and Chris Ray won the Novice boys race.
The season culminates with the Sectional Championships on October 23rd and the Dicesan Championships on October 30th.