Five Shady Side Academy runners have been named to the 2021 Alle-Kiski Cross Country Honor Roll. Sophomore Chelsea Hartman was named to the girls' First Team, senior Thompson Lau was named to the boys' First Team, sophomore Liam Atkinson was named to the boys' Second Team, and sophomores Jamie Rhoades and Jonah Sackrowitz earned boys' Honorable Mention recognition.
In 2021, Hartman finished seventh at the WPIAL Class A Girls' Cross Country Championships and 30th at the PIAA Championships. At the WPIAL Class A Boys' Cross Country Championships, Lau placed ninth, Atkinson was 33rd, Rhoades was 38th, and Sackrowitz was 47th. At the boys' PIAA Championships, Lau was 68th and Atkinson was 177th.
The Honor Roll is selected by high school cross country coaches in the Alle-Kiski area based on performance at invitationals, WPIAL and PIAA championships. Each runner recognized receives a certificate.