Runners of the Week Runners of the Week – October 3, 2011


High School Girls – Cassidy Hale (duPont Manual)

Hale, a junior at duPont Manual won the Greater Louisville Classic with a season best time of 18:21.86.  Coming off a second place finish at Franklin County, she reestablished herself as the girl to beat in Class AAA beating a loaded field by 22 seconds in the process.


High School Boys - Kyle Covert (Eastern)

Covert, a senior at Eastern High School finished 3rd at the Greater Louisville Classic with a new best time of 15:53.09 crossing the 16 minute barrier for the first time.  In the last set of rankings from September 21st he was ranked 8th in Class AAA.  Saturday he defeated three runners that were ranked in front of him in Class AAA. 


Middle School Girls – Erin Edmundson (North Oldham MS)

Edmundsen, an 8th grader at North Oldham Middle School won the Girls 4000 Meter Run at the Greater Louisville Classic with a new best time of 15:03.40.  In her first 4000 Meter Run of the year she PR’d by 20 seconds.


Middle School Boys – Hayden Janes (Beaumont MS)

Janes, an 8th grader at Beaumont Middle School won the Boys 4000 Meter Run at the The Lexington School XC Classic with a new best time of 14:50.67.  His time has improved over one minute from last year.


Previous Weeks

HS Girls


Week 1            Katie Lever                                John Hardin

Week 2             Abby Eades                               Daviess County

Week 3             Lindsey Hinken                          St. Henry

Week 4             Assumption Top 4 (Katherine Receveur, Emily Bean, Bailey Davis, and Caroline McCaslin)

Week 5             Whitney O’Bryan                        Daviess County


HS Boys


Week 1             Patrick Gregory                          Butler

Week 2             Jacob Thomson                          Holy Cross (Louisville)

Week 3             Luke Weishaar                           Oldham County

Week 4             Jimmy Goldson                          Pulaski County

Week 5             James Brown                             Bell County


MS Girls


Week 1             Alyssa Hayden                           Pulaski County

Week 2             Michaela Reinhart                       St. John School

Week 3             Jensen Bales                              Ryle

Week 4             Gabriella Karas                          Martha Layne Collins

Week 5             Megan Buechler                        Holy Spirit


MS Boys


Week 1             Spencer Hayden                         St. Albert the Great

Week 2             Donta Millay                              Owensboro Middle School

Week 3             Josh Hannon                              St. Henry

Week 4             Mazden Tyler                             Burns Middle School

Week 5             Trenton Fryman                        North Oldham Middle School


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