St. Albans cross-country dominates IAC field

St. Albans' cross-country team was dominant in the IAC championship. (Brian Kapur/The Current/October 2017)

The Bulldogs outpaced the rest of the Interstate Athletic Conference by 20 points to capture the league’s boys cross-country crown with a score of 33 to Landon’s 53 in Derwood.

Several St. Albans runners earned top-20 finishes. Senior Timmy Bitsberger led the way with a 17:14 time for third place, junior Jonathan Merril earned fifth with 17:18, junior Jack Tongour posted 17:25 for sixth, senior Mark Parrino grabbed eighth with 17:30, and senior Griffin Shapiro earned 11th with a personal best of 17:54.