Lakeland Christian's Mark Mutz Will Run at Florida
Wed. May 23, 2012 at 11:00 p.m. | By Solange Reyner
Lakeland Christian's Mark Mutz, the best cross country runner in Polk County this season, will run cross country and track at the University of Florida next year.
Mutz was the PolkPreps.com Cross Country Runner of the Year this season. He made it to the state meet in cross country and track and finished fourth at both meets. He ran 15:41 at the cross country meet and 9:27.25 in the 3,200 at track.
Mutz says he is not on scholarship, but does have a position on the team and will compete for the Gators.