Joliet students compete at state Cross Country meet
11/12/2018, 10:32 p.m.
Washington Junior High seventh grade students (from left to right) Marcellus Mines and Arely Reynoso competed in the Illinois Elementary School Association Cross Country State Meet in Maxwell Park in Normal, Illinois. Marcellus placed #59 out of 240 male athletes and Arely placed #149 out of 233 female athletes in Class 3A. The student athletes were coached by Washington Junior High School teachers Susan Groves and Kenneth Villasenor. Coach Groves also serves as the Washington Junior High athletic director. The Joliet Public Schools District 86 Board of School Inspectors recognized these Washington Junior High students, principals, and coaches at their November 7, 2018 school board meeting.