Tigers News · Tiger Runner Commits To Run Cross Cross Country In College


Festus High School Senior Alec Whitener signed a letter of intent to run cross country at Hannibal LaGrange University in Hannibal, Missouri.  Alec was a member of the state championship Festus Cross Country team all four years of his high school career.  In 2018, Alec finished in 10th place at the state meet, qualifying him for All-State honors.

Alec Whitener (seated center) with his mom Missy Whitener and dad Chris Whitener.
Back row: Festus Athletic Director Eric Allen, coach Wes Armbruster, Cross Country Head Coach Bryant Wright, Hannibal-LaGrange coach Andy Lemons.