11.02.2017 - [NCKS]

Members of the St. John's Boys Cross Country team, Beloit Sophomores Hannah & Hayley Burks and Sylvan-Lucas Sophomore Autumn Princ have been named the Telephone and Cable Athletes of the Week.

St. John's won their 2nd straight 1A State Cross Country title this past Saturday, finishing with 19 points, ahead of St. John-Hudson, who finished with 44 points.  Senior David Lutgen won the individual state title with a time of 16:22.30.  Other members of the team that finished in the top 10 were Caleb Eilert (5th, 17:22.80), Adam Bates (6th, 17:23.20) and Brandon Bates (8th, 17:39.50).

Hannah Burks of Beloit won the 3A Girls individual state title with a time of 19:10.30 in the 5K.  Her twin sister Hayley Burks finished in 2nd place with a time of 20:07.08.

Autumn Princ literally ran away with the 1A Girls individual state championship.  Her time of 18:37.10 was a minute and 33 seconds better than the 2nd place finisher.  It was the second straight season that Princ has won the 1A individual state title.

We will announce the winners each week. Remember, you can nominate an athlete from any school sport.