CLARION, Pa. – A season that ended with impressive performances at the PIAA Cross County Championships on Saturday saw North Clarion’s Rachel Bauer and Cranberry’s Matthew Woolcock win Keystone Shortway Athletic Conference MVP honors, it was announced on Wednesday.
Both runners helped lead their teams to KSAC league titles this season as well.
In addition to Woolcock, three other Cranberry runners earned first-team honors.
A pair of North Clarion runners joined Bauer on the first team as well.
Woolcock finished 16th in the Class 1A boys race at the PIAA championships and Bauer 24th in the Class 1A girls race.
Rounding out the KSAC first team on the boys side were Gavin Hoover (Clarion), Christian Miller (Cranberry), Colin Zerbe (Cranberry), Koby Buzard (Keystone), Braden Rankin (Clarion-Limestone), Avery Keenan (Cranberry) and Kaine McFarland (Clarion).
Also first team on the girls side were Hannah Burgoon (Moniteau), Jenna Blauser (Moniteau), Kalynne Ziegler (Cranberry), Ashlyn Shultz (Cranberry), Bella Scott (Clarion Area), Jordyn Hendrickson (North Clarion) and Brynn Siegel (North Clarion).
The full teams are listed below.
MVP – MATTHEW WOOLCOCK – CRANBERRY
Gavin Hoover Clarion Area
Christian Miller Cranberry
Colin Zerbe Cranberry
Koby Buzard Keystone
Braden Rankin Clarion-Limestone
Avery Keenan Cranberry
Kaine McFarland North Clarion
Conor Marterella Cranberry
Ty Rankin Clarion-Limestone
Aiden Thomas North Clarion
Kaegan Phillips Clarion
Corbin Coulson Clarion-Limestone
Sylas Fox Cranberry
Noel Bunyak Cranberry
KSAC LEAGUE CHAMPIONS: CRANBERRY
MVP – RACHEL BAUER – NORTH CLARION
Hannah Burgoon Moniteau
Jenna Blauser Moniteau
Kalynne Ziegler Cranberry
Ashlyn Shultz Cranberry
Bella Scott Clarion Area
Jordyn Hendrickson North Clarion
Brynn Siegel North Clarion
Nicole Fair North Clarion
Jenna Zendron Moniteau
Kayla Aaron North Clarion
Hailey Theuret ACV/Union
Jordan Montgomery Cranberry
Emma Buckley North Clarion
Ellabay Perry Cranberry
KSAC LEAGUE CHAMPIONS: NORTH CLARION