The Oratory Prep Varsity Cross Country Team captured the Valley Division Title of the Union County Conference with a great team performance on Tuesday, October 16. Seniors Cormac Rada and Matt Sisk led the team at Warinanco Park, finishing in the top five. Senior Alex McDonald refused to be passed in the final 20 yards, holding off a fellow competitor, to finish in the top 10. According to Coach Bill McCrystal, Jr., Oratory’s final set of runners all finished strong with everyone hitting the tape in under 19 minutes.
The team from the Summit-based school will compete in the Union County Championships next week before they look to defend their Prep B title on October 31st at Blair Academy.
For more information about the Roman Catholic school for boys in grades 7 – 12, visit the school’s website at oratoryprep.org or attend the upcoming Open House at school at One Beverly Road in Summit on Monday, October 29 from 6:45 – 8:15 p.m.
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Photo by Bill McCrystal:
The Oratory Prep Cross Country Team displays their medals and trophy at the Union County Conference held at Warinanco Park in Elizabeth, where they won the Valley Division Title on Tuesday, October 16.