CRN's Wilson finishes 26th at national meet

Posted: December 16, 2013

Ross Wilson of Council Rock North represented Southeastern Pennsylvania well at the Foot Locker national cross-country meet Saturday in San Diego.

Wilson, a senior at North, took 26th place, completing the three-mile course in 15 minutes, 50 seconds.

Grant Fisher, a junior from Grand Blanc high school in Michigan, won the boys' race in 15:06.5.

Abington Heights (Pa.) senior Tessa Barrett captured the girls' meet in 17:15.4.

No runners from Southeastern Pennsylvania participated in the girls' race.

Wilson, a University of Pennsylvania recruit, finished third on Nov. 2 at the PIAA Class AAA state championships.

A 10th-place finish at the Northeast Regional on Nov. 30 at Van Cortlandt Park in the Bronx, N.Y., qualified Wilson for the national championships.


rallysports@phillynews.com

|
|
|
|
|