(Audubon) Monday, August 18th will mark the first day of practice for the Audubon Wheeler boys and girls cross country teams. Pete Damel is the new head cooach for the Wheelers, he takes over for long time head coach Bob Monahan. Monahan retired after over 30 years of teaching and coaching.
Coach Damel says as of last spring about 18 athletes expressed intertest in being a part of the cross country program. That number includes boys and girls from grades 7-12.
Some changes will be made to the practice schedule from last year. Coach Damel says practices once school start will be held after shool instead of in the morning. Overall the main emphaisis will be on having fun and getting better throughout the year.
Click for the interview with Audubon coach Pete Damel