Press Herald Boys' Runner of the Year: Aaron Willingham, Mt

Posted by: MBR on Sun Dec 7th, 2014 9:44 am
Press Herald boys' cross country Runner of the Year: Aaron Willingham, Mt. BlueThe senior who gave up his football cleats for running shoes is now a state champion on the trails. Aaron Willingham started running in seventh grade in order to get in shape for football in his native Texas. I was a little pudgy, he said. Now a senior at Mt. Blue High School in Farmington, Willingham has long since traded in cleats for spikes. He followed up the Eastern Maine Cross Country title with the Class A state championship last month, running a best-of-the-day time of 16:00 minutes over 5 kilometers at Troy Howard Middle School in Belfast...Read more: http://www.pressherald.com/2014/12/07/m ... yers-year/Note: Portland Press Herald - allows 10 free reads per month for non-subscribers.