Boys’ XC Finishes 7th at PAISAA State Meet

Saturday, October 26, 2019

Aakash Koduru ’20 placed sixth to earn PAISAA All-State honors, running his fastest-ever 5,000-meter cross country time in the process (16:51.5), to lead Mercersburg at the 2019 Pennsylvania Independent Schools Athletic Association Boys’ Cross Country Championship October 26 at Belmont Plateau in Philadelphia. The Blue Storm took seventh in the team standings.

Other Mercersburg scorers included Pablo Garza Guttierez ’22 (18:35.4, 40th), Ethan Weeks ’20 (18:55.90, 47th), Will Allen ’20 (19:06.20, 51st), and Mike Kopnin ’20 (19:13.8, 57th).

Ross Carpentier ’22 finished 12th in the JV race in a time of 19:29.90, and in the Freshman 3,000m race, Allan He ’23 (11:31.7) and Cole Smith ’23 (11:32.3) took fourth and fifth, respectively.  

Complete results: