Onalaska, Wis. (WXOW) It’s “On Wisconsin” at Luther High School Wednesday.
Luther senior David Vannucchi made it official.
He is a Wisconsin Badger.
Vannucchi signed his letter of intent to run cross country for the Badgers on scholarship.
Wisconsin is one of the premier programs in the nation.
In Vannucchi, they’re getting a three-time individual state champion along with the defending division three state champ in the 1600 and 3200.
Home grown talent staying home.
“Obviously, I’m already close with a lot of the runners and the coaches. It’s one of the top programs in the country. I’m sure of that. I’ve been at camp there several years. I’ve been able to train with the guys, get close with the guys. I’m really close to the program there,” said Vannucchi.
Vannucchi will be busy this weekend.
He’s headed to San Diego to compete in the Foot Locker National Cross Country Meet, which features 40 of the top high school runners in the nation.