AP NEWS

2018 Girls Cross Country All-Stars

November 28, 2018
1 of 2

2018 Girls Cross Country All-Stars

Katie Balay

School: Hazleton Area

Grade: Junior

Highlights: Two-time all-star easily returned to states with a fourth-place finish in the District 2 Class 3A meet (21:21.3). Also took 10th in WVC (21:20) and 192nd at states (22:29).

 

Megan Borton

School: Dallas

Grade: Junior

Highlights: Season’s only three-time all-star helped Mountaineers take third in WVC and sixth in D2 meets. Earned medals at both, finishing third at leagues (20:35) and 20th at Class 2A districts (22:02).

 

Madison Brdaric

School: Lake-Lehman

Grade: Sophomore

Highlights: Finished 105th in the Class 2A state meet (22:03), 10th at districts (21:19.6) and 12th at leagues (21:51) — all while also starring for the Black Knights’ girls soccer team.

 

Madison Dewees

School: Holy Redeemer

Grade: Sophomore

Highlights: First-year cross country runner returned from injury in time for the postseason and made it to states, placing 64th in Class 2A (21:32). Placed 15th (21:42.1) in D2 and eighth (21:11) in WVC meets.

 

Kaitlyn Hodakowski

School: Dallas

Grade: Sophomore

Highlights: Two-time all-star returned to states as an individual and placed 82nd in Class 2A (21:49). Took top-10 in D2 (eighth, 21:15.9) and WVC (fourth, 20:37) championship meets.

 

Cameron Marcinkowski

School: Holy Redeemer

Grade: Junior

Highlights: Redeemer’s top finisher at leagues (fifth, 20:53) and districts (11th, 21:22) qualified for first state championships. Ran a 21:58 for 94th place at the PIAA Class 2A race.

 

Sarah Myers

School: Hazleton Area

Grade: Senior

Highlights: Returned to the Class 3A state meet for first time since freshman year after taking ninth at leagues (21:12) and eighth at districts (21:36.4). Closed her Cougars career 192nd in the state (22:29).

 

Abby Paczewski

School: Lake-Lehman

Grade: Junior

Highlights: One of the WVC’s leading scorers in girls soccer repeated as a cross country all-star after taking 43rd in Class 2A states (21:06). Also placed fifth in D2 (20:58.2) and second in WVC (20:24).

 

Nicole Zambetti

School: Pittston Area

Grade: Junior

Highlights:

AP RADIO
Update hourly