October 22, 2018
Westfield Area YMCA Flyers Cross Country Team Takes Top Spots in the Lakeland Youth Series at Greystone Park
Athletes from the Westfield Competitive, Developmental and Cranford Middle School programs of the Westfield Area Y Flyers competed in three consecutive meets in the Lakeland Youth Series Cross Country Meet at Greystone/Central Park in Morris Plains, NJ.
The Flyers competed with over 500 athletes ages 7 to 14 from around New Jersey on Sept. 23, Oct. 7 and Oct. 14. The 13-14 boys team placed third in their division on Oct. 7 and placed second on Oct. 14. The 11-12 boys team won their age division on Oct. 7 and Oct. 14 and the 9-10 boys team won their age group on Oct. 7. The girls 11-12 year old team came in third in their division on Oct. 7. The Flyers are scheduled to compete at one more Lakeland Cross Country meet this season before heading to the USATF New Jersey Junior Olympic Cross Country Championships at Deer Path Park in Flemington, NJ on Nov. 4.
The Westfield Area Y Flyers Track Club is a USATF certified club that serves over 700 athletes throughout the year. The club has cross country, winter conditioning, spring and summer track & field programs in Westfield and Cranford. For more information you can visit the team website www.yflyerstrackclub.com or contact Greg Hatzisavvas at 908-233-2700 x251 or email@example.com.