JIMMY JOHN’S ATHLETE OF THE WEEK for September 2-8, 2019

Kelsey Gannon

Kelsey Gannon (5’7” Freshman from Avon (Avon HS))

Having never competed in cross country in high school, Kelsey finished first at the Bruce Bridgeman Invitational in Finger Lakes, NY.  She won the race by 40 seconds (in 23:09 for 5k) and lead the Commodore women to first place in the meet. For her outstanding performance, Kelsey was selected as the NJCAA Division III National Runner of the Week.  Kelsey won nine varsity letters while at Avon High School but none for Cross Country. During the fall, the three-time letter-winner in both track and basketball; instead played for the District Champion soccer team where she also won three letters and served as captain of the squad.  Kelsey is majoring in biology at LCCC and plans pursue a four-year degree. Way to go Kelsey!