Cabrini’s Klemm and Newton Qualify for Nationals

Sydnie Newton (left) and Lauren Klemm qualified for the AAU Cross Country National Championships.

Cabrini High Senior Lauren Klemm and Cabrini Freshman Sydnie Newton, both of Jefferson Parish, competed in the Southern Amateur Athletic Union (AAU) District Cross Country Meet in November and qualified for the Louisiana team competing in the AAU Cross Country National Championships on December 3, 2016 in Tallahassee, Florida.  Lauren and Sydnie both earned second place honors in the 17-18 year old and 15-16 year old groups, respectively.

Cabrini High School is a private, accredited, college preparatory Catholic school for young women grades 8-12. Selective admission, an award-winning science program, and championship-caliber athletics produce the complete woman prepared for college and life. The intimate atmosphere provides an environment of one-on-one instruction and personal attention. Cabrini is located at 1400 Moss Street in historic Faubourg St. John on scenic Bayou St. John.