Bears News · June, 2019 Athletes of the Month – Knull and Antonio – Sponsored by Cleats



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Brianna Knull- Girls Track

Brianna Knull is a sophomore on the track and field team as well as the varsity soccer team.  This past track season Brianna competed in the long jump, the 100m/200m sprints as well as the 4x100m/4x200m relays.  In the month of May, Brianna competed in and scored in multiple meets and events.  At the Olmsted Falls Bulldog Relays, Brianna was part of two 3rd place finishes (4x100m relay and the long jump relay) and two 2nd places finishes (100m dash and the Sprint Medley Relay).  At the Suburban League Conference Championship, Brianna finished 7th in the 100m dash, 4th place in the long jump and 4x200m relay while earning 2nd Team All-Conference in the 4x100m relay.  At the District Championship, Brianna finished 7th in the long jump but was a Regional qualifier in the 4x100m relay (3rd) with Juliet Rayer, Mackenzie Williams and Diana Burban.  At the Regional Championship, Brianna was on the 4x100m relay team which finished 14th.


Simon Antonio  – Boys Track

Simon Antonio is a junior on the track and field team as well as the varsity football team.  This past track season Simon competed in the high jump, the 100m/200m/400m sprints as well as the 4x100m/4x200m/4x400m relays.  In the month of May, Simon competed in and scored in multiple meets and events.  At the Olmsted Falls Bulldog Relays, Simon was part of one 3rd place finish (4x100m relay) and three 2nd places finishes (4x200m relay, 4x400m relay and the Sprint Medley Relay).  At the Suburban League Conference Championship, Simon earned Honorable Mention All-Conference in the following events: 200m dash, 4x100m relay and the 4x200m relay.  The 4x200m relay also set a new school record of 1:30.34 with fellow teammates Riley Knurek, Topher Garcia and Noah Argana.  Simon was part of the school record-setting, Suburban League conference record-setting 1st-Team All-Conference 4x400m relay team with a time of 3:22.37.  At the District Championship, Simon was part of the 4x100m relay team which finished 5th, but was a Regional qualifier in the following events: 4x200m relay (3rd), 4x400m relay (3rd) and high jump (2nd).  At the Regional Championship, Simon was on the 4x200m relay team which finished 6th as well as the 4x400m relay team, which finished 5th and set the school record again with a time of 3:21.68.