Northern Tier Sports Report
It was a wild NTL girlsâ€™ cross-country season, with a big influx of talented freshmen giving the league a jolt.
Athens freshman Sara Bronson is the Runner of the Year, who was consistently at the top of the league. Troy freshman Alyssa Parks is the Newcomer of the Year after a strong dual meet season, and taking second at districts.
And the NEB coaching staff is the Coaching Staff of the Year, behind their NTL Division-II title, their second place finish at districts, and their top 10 finish at states. Their team was led by several freshmen.
The first team is Athensâ€™ Sara and Emma Bronson, NEBâ€™s Gracelyn Laudermilch, Lilah Hughes, and Melanie Shumway, Wyalusingâ€™s Kayla Beebe, and Parks.
The second team is Wyalusingâ€™s Kassandra Kerin and Laina Beebe, Towandaâ€™s Marisa Wise and Taylor Brennan, Troyâ€™s Julia Colton and Rachel Kingsley, and NEBâ€™s Amelia Kapr.