Butler's Singleton breaks record in cross country

September 21, 2020 High School Round Up 
CJ Singleton set a course record Saturday in winning the Red, White and Blue Invitational cross country meet at White Oak Park in McKeesport.

Singleton completed the race in 15 minutes, 46 seconds. No other runner had ever broken 16 minutes on the course. The Golden Tornado finished second among 19 boys teams, trailing only North Allegheny.

Sage Vavro finished seventh in 16:34, Raine Gratzmiller 21st in 16:07, Ben Lyons 23rd in 17:08 and Skylar Vavro 49th in 17:48.

Butler's girls placed 11th out of 21 teams. Ava Brewster, a freshman, finished 18th in 20:06, Jennifer Cichra 24th in 20:20.