FISHER, Ill. (WCIA) — Fisher High School track & field runner Lucas Chittick is the WCIA 3 Athlete of the Week.
The senior distance runner placed 2nd at the Illinois Indoor Top Times Meet. He ran the 3200 race with a time of 9 minutes, 53 seconds. Despite battling injuries for most of his high school career, Chittick has also qualified for the Boston Marathon, which he will run on Monday, April 15th. He qualified with a time of 2 hours, 59 minutes, 45 seconds in the Shawnee Marathon at Harrisburg in 2017.
Chittick is now eligible for a $500 scholarship we’ll give away to one weekly winner. To vote for the next Athlete of the Week, click here: https://www.wcia.com/athlete-of-the-week