Last Thursday, November 4, Senior Korbin Jones and Junior Brandon Gardner led the Oneonta Boys Varsity Cross Country team to a third-place team finish among 15 Class “C” teams at the Section IV Championships and State Qualifying meet held at the Chenango Valley State Park.
Jones placed third with a time of 17:45.1 while Gardner placed 6th in a time of 18:04.2. Other members of the Oneonta team are Fr. Jackson Forbes (24th 19:02.7), Jr. Nicholas Kahl (27th 19:12.7), Fr. Donovan Lema (40th 19:47.5), Fr, Gabriel Rissberger (41st 19:52.0) and So. Jacob Forester-Rothbart (43rd 19:56.4). Both Jones and Gardner earned a spot and will compete at the State Class “C” Championship meet on Saturday Nov. 13th back at the Chenango Valley State Park. Start time for the race will be 11:30am.
Senior Johnny Sherwood of Newark Valley won the Class “C” Section Four individual title with a time of 17:12.8.