Area runners top WAC cross-country all-star list
Several area runners were among those named to the Western Athletic Conference cross country all-star team.
Fonda-Fultonville, which won the Section II Class C title, had Shane Viscosi, Bennett Melita, Mattheu Dettenrider, Christian Pearce and Ty Sanges named to the WAC boys all-star team.
Mayfield’s Cameron Abdella, Trevor Ruberti and Shawn Allen also were named boys all-stars, along with Galway’s Holden Decker.
The Mayfield girls had Madison Relyea, Fianna Halloran and Tatjana Bjelica named all-stars, while Fonda-Fultonville’s Haley Clear and Avery Cusack also were named all-stars.
Canajoharie-Fort Plain’s Emma Karker and Galway’s Emma Jordan also were named to the girls WAC all-star team.
Duanesburg had four runners named to the boys all-star team as Andrew Drescher, George Atanasov, Matt Coons and Paul Munson were honors.
Rounding out the WAC boys all-star selections were Schoharie’s Austin Lints and Notre Dame-Bishop Gibbons’ Ben Verbicky
Berne-Knox-Westerlo had Michelle Puzulis, Cecelia Crossett, Caroline Mundell and Cameron Goss named to the girls all-star team.
Rounding out the girls all-star selections were Schoharie’s Scarlett Rose, Mekeel Christian Academy’s Madison Lilienthal, Duanesburg’s Jessica Archambault and Notre Dame-Bishop Gibbons’ Sophia Verbicky.
2019 Western Athletic Conference
Cross Country All-Stars
Duanesburg: Andrew Drescher, George Atanasov, Matt Coons, Paul Munson
Fonda-Fultonville: Shane Viscosi, Bennett Melita, Mattheu Dettenrider, Christian Pearce, Ty Sanges
Mayfield: Cameron Abdella, Trevor Ruberti & Shawn Allen
Galway: Holden Decker
Schoharie: Austin Lints
Notre Dame-Bishop Gibbons: Ben Verbicky
Mayfield: Madison Relyea, Fianna Halloran, Tatjana Bjelica
Berne-Knox-Westerlo: Michelle Puzulis, Cecelia Crossett, Caroline Mundell, Cameron Goss
Fonda: Haley Clear, Avery Cusack
Galway: Emma Jordan
Schoharie: Scarlett Rose
Mekeel Christian Academy: Madison Lilienthal
Notre Dame-Bishop Gibbons: Sophia Verbicky
Canajoharie-Fort Plain: Emma Karker
Duanesburg: Jessica Archambeault