Park Forest, IL-(ENEWSPF)- Forest Trail School’s eighth grade girls’ and seventh grade boys’ cross-country teams are the South Suburban Junior High School Association Conference champions. The eighth grade girls’ team included Janell Coulter, Lacrisha Davis, Mackenzie Ferrell, Stevie Fremouw, Tyshawna Jackson, Connie Sanner, Amari Simmons, Germela Smith, and Makayla Wells. The seventh grade boys’ team included Eric Allen, Vashawn Sims, Jeremiah Newsum, Jacarri Rogers, Terano McCann, Leon Lee, and Devonte Haywood. Val Valente coaches the eighth grade girls’ team and Travis Shepherd coaches the seventh grade boys’ team.
In the girls’ cross-country, Lacrisha Davis was the Conference champion and Amari Simmons finished second. All Conference performers among the seventh grade boys’ cross-country team were Conference champion Eric Allen with a first place, Vashawn Sims with a second place and Jeremiah Newsum with a third place.