Lewis-Clark State College cross country coach Mike Collins has signed two
Tommy Bollinger, a senior at
Bollinger is one of the top distance runners in the Class 5A Division in
As a junior, Bollinger qualified for state in the 1,600, where he placed 12th. He has personal bests of 10:04 in the 3,200 and 4:35 in the 1,600.
Thompson split time playing soccer and running cross country at Kuna. Despite running in only a few meets, he finished 24th overall at the state Class 4A meet. In track, Thompson holds Kuna High’s fifth fastest time in the 3,200 and has a personal best time of 10:15 in the race. Collins says with Thompson concentrating only on running this next fall, he should see improvements in his performance.
“Both young men are of high quality in character, commitment to the team, commitment to academics and commitment to the community and we could not be happier that they have chosen