ELKHART — Joel Hartman, an Elkhart Christian Academy senior, has signed to continue his academic, cross country and track careers at Bethel College in Mishawaka.
Hartman was a regional cross country champion while placing third at both sectional and semistate and 16th at the state meet in 2012. A school record holder at 15:50 for 5K, he was an Indiana cross country all-star and was named as an Eagle Award winner, the highest honor given by ECA for each sport.
Hartman also holds the Eagles’ 800 school record on the track.
Peter Casaletto (cross country) and Tim Chupp (track) are ECA head coaches. Ryan Sommers (cross country) Tony Natali (track) are Bethel head coaches.