This week’s Blue Heron Athlete of the Week is Clay Center Tiger Cross Country Runner Austin Sturdy. This past week Austin ran away from the field at the Republic County Invitational held at the Belleville Country Club.
Austin Sturdy claimed gold at the event as he ran a time of 16:44.53; he finished 16 seconds faster than the 2nd place runner.
Along with Sturdy’s individual championship; he led the Clay Center Tiger boys team to the Team Title as well.
One of the elite runners across the state; this week’s Blue Heron Athlete of the Week is Tiger Cross Country’s Austin Sturdy.
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