(Nov 11, 2021) The Saint John Paul the Great boys Cross Country team won the Virginia Independent School Athletic Association (VISAA) State Championships today at Pole Green Park in Mechanicsville, VA. This Division I VISAA victory was the first in school history and made possible by the JP harriers placing five runners in the top 20. The Wolves were led by Senior Sean Alorro in 5th place, James Bertram in 9th, Matthew Elliott in 15th, Ben Moloko in 16th, and Xander Fry in 17th. All five were named to the VISAA All-State team. What made this victory more impressive was that the gap between the first and fifth runners was only 30 seconds. On the girls side, Junior Sarah Dake’s 13th place finish paced the JP lady harriers to 8th place overall. Dake was also named to the VISAA All-State team. Congratulations to the Wolves for a fantastic and historic finish to a great season.
Full results can be found at: https://va.milesplit.com/meets/439601-visaa-state-cross-country-championships-2021/results/781395