CBA is proud to announce that Brendan Smith 12 won the boys New York State federation championship in cross country on Saturday, November 19th, at Bowdoin Park in Wappinger Falls.
Smith won the Class C individual title last weekend at Vernon-Verona-Sherrill High School and added another championship on Saturday in the federation race, a combination of public and private schools throughout New York.
Smith, a senior from Fayetteville, ran the 5,000-meter course in 15:58.8. He beat Dan Galford of Staten Island, who finished in 15:59.6.
Smith plans to run at the Foot Locker regional race next weekend at Sunken Meadow State Park in Kings Park on Long Island. Runners from New York, Pennsylvania, Maryland, Delaware, New Jersey and throughout New England will be running with the top 10 boys and girls advancing to the Foot Locker nationals in San Diego on December 10.