Alle-Kiski area high school cross country coaches recently announced the sixth edition of the Alle-Kiski cross country all-star teams. SSA senior Adam Lauer and freshman Chelsea Hartman were named to the First Team, while junior Thompson Lau was named to the Second Team.
Lauer placed 21st out of 135 finishers in the boys' race and Hartman finished 14th out of 125 runners in the girls' race in the 2020 PIAA Class A Cross Country Championships in November. Lau finished 19th out of 184 runners at the WPIAL Class A Championship in October.
The coaches review selection criteria such as performances at invitationals, WPIALs and the state championships and submit the names of runners for consideration. A list is developed for coaches' review and discussion, then the runners of the year, first team, second team and honorable mention lists are finalized. Each runner recognized will receive a certificate acknowledging their selections.
Congratulations to Adam, Chelsea and Thompson on this well-deserved achievement!