Larks sign Virginia runner to letter-of-intent

Andre Eanes signs to run cross country for Hesston College.

Hesston College men’s cross country coach Gerry Sieber announces Andre Eanes, a senior at Eastern Mennonite High School, Harrisonburg, Va., as the newest addition to the Larks program.

Eanes placed fourth in the state tournament his junior year as a part of the school’s 800 relay team. He was voted Most Improved Runner following his junior year and Most Inspirational Runner after his senior campaign.

“Andre is a talented, well-rounded person,” Sieber said. “He has an upbeat approach to life which will positively benefit our program, and I look forward to his contributions.”

Eanes attends Park View Mennonite Church, Harrisonburg, and is active in the youth group there. He is the son of Russ and Jane Eanes, Harrisonburg.