Maplewood cross country runner Jeremy Parsons started to peak at the right time this season.
The junior was solid early on, but over the past two weeks, he stepped forward as one of the top runners in District 10.
Parsons navigated a muddy Buhl Park course to win the District 10 Class A championship with a time of 17 minutes,
One week later, he was one of the top finishers from D-10 at the PIAA meet. He ran a time of 16:28 to finish in fifth place in Class A.