Falcons track and cross country star Andrew McCray signed his letter of intent to attend Sienna Heights on Friday, June 12, 2015. McCray will be a member of the cross country and track and field teams for the Saints, coached by Tim Bauer. “I am very excited to have Andrew join our team” stated coach Bauer.
During McCray’s career as a Falcon he took home many medals and awards at various meets across the State of Michigan. His Junior year he placed 1st in the 800m at the Thumb Meet of Champions and the MHSAA Regional meet. He was also the Lapeer County champion in the 800m and finished 18th in the State Finals meet.
His Senior year was just as successful as he qualified for the individual portion of the cross country MHSAA finals, he was recognized as a first team all Tri-Valley Conference member in the 800m and Regional champion in the 800m. He also finished 21st in the state 800m at the MHSAA Finals meet running a time of 2:02 in the 800m and 4:32 in the mile run.
When asked about what he will miss at LakeVille, he spoke highly of his coaches Mike Brouillet and Brian Fritz. McCray wished to thank them for all of their hard work and for pushing him to accomplish his goals of running at the college level.