Huffman Named NTL Female Runner of Year
Wyalusing Valley’s Erika Huffman was named the Northern Tier League’s Female Runner of the Year in balloting by the league’s coaches in October.
On the boys’ team, Wyalusing’s Tyler Sutton and Aaron Woodruff were named to the all-star squad.
Huffman, a junior in her first year for the Lady Rams’ squad, won every NTL meet she entered this past season and helped lead Wyalusing to a share of the league title.
Junior Mackenzie Martin and freshman Pam Kelley made the honorable mention list for the Lady Rams.
Other first-team honorees included Athens’ Paige Bennett; Mansfield’s Violet Learn; Northeast Bradford’s Kayla Darling and Alyssa Turner; Sayre’s Katie Hurley; Towanda’s Destiny Foster, Katelin Purdy and Danielle Zatkos; Troy’s Gretta Deutschle and Casey Norton and Wellsboro’s Randi Grim and Charlotte Worthington.
Joining Kelley and Martin on the honorable mention list were Canton’s Emily Ambruch; Northeast Bradford’s Chelsie Souto; Sayre’s Molly O’Hara and Katherine Porter and Wellsboro’s Annie Sweeney.
On the boys’ team, Wyalusing’s Brenten Gerould and Mark Kusmierz made the honorable mention list.
Northeast Bradford’s Curt Jewett was named Male Runner of the Year.
He was joined on the first team by teammates Brandon Devonshire and Sam Williams.
Other first-team honorees included Canton’s Brooks Gleckner, Eddie Larcom and Emmett Watson; Sayre’s Alex Porter, Matt Romanauski and Nathan Romanauski; Towanda’s Aaron Valoroso; Troy’s Zack Despreaux and Wellsboro’s Jordan Jackson and Bob Owlett.
Joining Gerould and Kusmierz on the honorable mention list were Athens’ Nate Brown and Matt Millard; Canton’s Brennan Gleckner, Darren Killian and Andrew Moody; Cowanesque Valley’s Tyler LaPoint; Sayre’s Nick Sweet; Towanda’s Kevin Blackman, Schuyler Smith and Simon Smith and Wellsboro’s Bobby Hill and Garrett Webster.