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Horter Wins Indoor State Title!!

Lakota East senior running standout just keeps on winning state titles.  This past weekend at the Division 1 State Indoor Track Championships, Horter set a new state record in the 1600m event with his outstanding time of 4:07.52. This is Dustin’s 5th overall high school state title. In addition to being the 2016 and 2017 OHSAA

Dustin Horter Named Gatorade Ohio Cross Country Runner of the Year

CHICAGO (February 12, 2018) — In its 33rd year of honoring the nation’s best  high school athletes, The Gatorade Company, today announced Dustin Horter of Lakota East High School as its 2017-18 Gatorade Ohio Boys Cross Country Runner of the Year. Horter is the first Gatorade Ohio Boys Cross Country Runner of the Year to

Dustin Horter Competes for Team USA

East CC and Track standout, senior Dustin Horter, was selected to run for Team USA at the 2018 simply Health Great Edinburgh XCountry Challenge.  The race was held at the historic Holyrood Park in Edinburgh, Scotland.  Team USA competed against teams from Europe and Great Britain.  The  race was a 6K which consisted of 4

Dustin Horter Named to Team USA!

Lakota East senior running standout, Dustin Horter, has been awarded the honor of competing for Team USA at the 2018 Great Edinburgh Cross Country International Challenge in the junior 6K event.  Dustin is one of six junior athletes to be selected from across the US to represent his country at this prestigious event. The Great

Dustin Horter is NIKE Cross Midwest Champion!

The top cross country runners from Ohio, Indiana, Illinois, Michigan, and Missouri converged at the Nike Cross Midwest Regional at Lavern Gibson Championship Cross Country Course in Terre Haute, Indiana this past Sunday for a chance to qualify to the Nike Cross National meet on December 2nd.  Only the top 2 teams and the top

East Student Athletes Sign College Commitments

Standout Lakota East Thunderhawks, who signed early commitments to continue their academic and athletic careers at the collegiate level, were recognized in special ceremonies at the high school on Wednesday. Below is a complete list of these outstanding student-athletes: Jarrett Cox Nicholas Edkins Natalie Hamilton  Basketball  Lacrosse  Golf  Fairmont State University  Ohio Northern University  Cincinnati


Lakota East senior Dustin Horter put an exclamation point on his high school cross country career this past Saturday at National Trail Raceway in Hebron, OH. Horter etched his name into the OHSAA Cross Country record books by becoming the fifth male athlete to win back-to-back Division 1 State titles (modern day records). Dustin joins

East Holds State Send-Off For Dustin Horter & Girls Cross Country Team

On November 3, 2017 Lakota East held a Send-Off for our state bound cross country athletes.  See releases below for more information! HORTER SEEKS ANOTHER STATE TITLE ON SATURDAY! Dustin Horter, winner of 3 straight Regional titles, will attempt to win back-to-back State Championships on Saturday at National Trail Raceway in Hebron, OH.  He will

Dustin Horter Sets Regional Record for Boys Cross Country!

On a cold, windy day in Troy, OH, fast times were not being churned out.  However, that did not stop Lakota East senior, Dustin Horter, from destroying the Regional and course record by 9 seconds this past Saturday.  Dustin covered the 5k (3.1 mile) course in 15:02.54, more than 25 seconds ahead of the next

Boys Cross Country Headed to Regional Again! Dustin Horter Earns Another District Title!

Congratulations to the Lakota East men’s cross country team for qualifying to the Regional Championships once again. The men raced first and placed 3rd overall as a team to qualify.  The top 4 teams advanced.  This marks the 7th straight season that the Thunderhawk men have qualified.  East was led by senior Dustin Horter who