Cross Country Takes First Place in Country Day Classic
On a sunny Saturday, Oct. 12 at City Park’s newly-formed course, the Blue Jay Varsity Cross Country team took home first place in the Country Day Classic. The new course is made of three one-mile laps, which made for plenty of crowd interaction.
Jesuit entered two teams in the Varsity meet. Out of a field of 16 teams that included Newman, Country Day, Chalmette, St. Augustine, St. Martins and Brother Martin, Jesuit’s two teams finished first and third. Senior Liam Fitzgerald placed second overall, while senior Sean Stephens, junior Ben D’Antonio, and senior Jonathan Blanchard each finished within the top ten overall.
The top individual Jesuit finishers in the field of 119 were: