Roop is now the McNary High school record holder in the 5,000 meters (KEIZERTIMES/Matt Rawlings).
Connor Roop prided himself on training hard during the summer, and in the Celtics second to last meet of the season, the junior cross country runner saw the fruits of his labor.
Roop set a school record in the 5,000 meters on Wednesday, Oct. 20 at the Umpqua Invitational in Roseburg, running a 16 . . .