Gonzaga cruises to WCAC boys cross-country championship

Gonzaga's cross-country team won the boys WCAC championship on Saturday. (photo by Gerry Gretschel)

The Eagles had four of the top-seven finishers in the Washington Catholic Athletic Conference meet at Bull Run on Saturday to capture the league championship for boys cross-country.

Gonzaga’s top runner was sophomore Gavin McElhennon, who earned second place. Sophomore Cullen Capuana earned third, junior David Gianni grabbed fifth, senior John Travis finished seventh, junior Daniel Roginski ran to 11th and junior Gavin Farley grabbed 12th.

Meanwhile, St. John’s had a pair of top-10 finishers, with junior Liam de Beaufort earning fourth place and junior Michael Penafiel taking ninth.