Alleman's Adlfinger commits to North Central


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Posted Online: Feb. 10, 2013, 6:43 pm
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Alleman senior runner Ethan Adlfinger recently announced his intentions to continue his career at North Central College. Adlfinger will compete in cross country and track at the Naperville-based school.

Adlfinger has earned five state medals in his running career, with three in track. He earned sixth- and eight-place medals in the 4x800-meter relay and took ninth in the 1600 last spring. Adlfinger is the only athlete in program history to earn a medal three consecutive years.

This fall, he took fifth in the Class 1A state meet and helped the Pioneers win regional, sectional and Western Big 6 Conference titles. Adlfinger finished 13th at the 2011 state meet.

















 



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