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Avon’s Jack Martin takes sixth in freshman race at Northeast Regionals

Avon High Jack Martin finished sixth in the freshman race at the Northeast Regional. (Photo courtesy Avon High cross country program)

NEW YORK, November 24 – Avon High freshman Jack Martin finished sixth in the freshman boys race at the Footlocker Northeast Regional cross country championships Saturday at VanCortlandt Park.

Martin finished with a time of 17:42.80 over 3.1 miles in the race to earn All-Northeast Regional honors, beating Ridgefield’s Brendan DiStefano to the line by nearly two seconds.

Earlier this season, Martin earned All-Central Connecticut Conference honors and All-State honors for his seventh place finish in the Class MM championship meet with a time of 17:09 at Wickham Park in Manchester.

 

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