Ben Allen named KJís boys runner of the year

Posted by: MBR on Thu Dec 4th, 2014 6:40 am
Ben Allen named KJís boys runner of the yearThe Winthrop senior dominated the Mountain Valley Conference and finished 16th in the Festival of Champions in Belfast.WINTHROP ó Winthrop cross country coach Ed Van Tassel would like to see Ben Allen continue with his running career in college. He sees so much potential that remains untapped and a body that hasnít been ravaged by the kind of mileage most elite cross country runners have put in. Van Tassel, who has coached Allen since middle school, also understands that baseball has long been Allenís favorite sport. And heís pretty good at it, too. In the spring, heíll be one of the top pitchers in the Mountain Valley Conference...Read more: ... -the-year/Note: Central Maine (KJ + Sentinel ) - allows 10 free reads per month for non-subscribers.