Patriots News · Kaitlyn Reese Sets New PR While Taking 1st Place Overall at Medina


Thursday evening, the JH Cross Country teams (D3) competed in the Medina Cross Country Festival running against D1 Avon, D1 Avon-Lake, D1 Ashland, D1 Medina, D1 Brunswick, D1 Highland, D1 Strongsville, D1 Mentor, D2 Cloverleaf, D2 Woodridge, D2 Northwest, and D2 Bay.

7th grader, Kaitlyn Reese, not only set a new personal record at 11:59.69 (27 seconds ahead of the next runner), but she finished 1st overall running against 190 girls. Out of 377 total runners, boys & girls, Kaitlyn finished 17th overall!

According to the MileSplit, Reese is the #1 running in the state for 7th graders (all divisions). The Patriot teams will compete in the 2020 Ohio Middle School State Championship on 10/25/2020!