Family runs deeper than blood: Lincoln Christian track team had 7 adopted athletes

  • The Lincoln Christian boys track team is celebrating its 2021 4A state championship. It’s the team’s fourth overall, and first since 2013.
  • Across both boys and girls teams, the Bulldogs had seven key contributors who come from adoptive homes.

The Lincoln Christian School boys track team is celebrating Saturday's state championship. It's a family culture - and...

Posted by FOX23 Luke Slabaugh on Monday, May 10, 2021
  • Second-year head coach Stephen Lewelling was tasked with uniting a large team with many different personalities. He said his team has established a family culture, because family runs deeper than blood.
  • Two outstanding senior performers from adoptive homes crushed their events on Saturday at Catoosa High School; Josiah Antis won the 400-meter and 800-meter race, while running the anchor leg on the first-place 3200 meter relay. Kolbe Katsis placed first in the 100-meter.
  • This story is set to air on FOX23 News at 6 and 10 p.m. on Monday, May 10.