Mitchell's Cancello twins to run at UT



MORE from our HomeTeam writers.

More Video

HomeTeam Hot Shots
Vote for the top male and female athletes from the bay area
Jessica Babcock, volleyball, River Ridge
Courtney Coleman, swimming, Shorecrest
Reagan Huet, volleyball, Bloomingdale
Connor McKay, swimming, Land O'Lakes
Ariana Mosley, volleyball, Tampa Prep
Anna Vollmer, volleyball, Calvary Christian
Diontae Johnson, football, Lennard
Ryan Marsh, football, Mitchell
Parker Phillips, swimming, Land O'Lakes
Dante Satcher, football, Countryside
Tyler Small, swimming, Indian Rocks Christian
Garrett Young, football, Cambridge Christian



Thu. April 11, 2013 | Matt Baker | Email

Mitchell seniors Elaina and Claudia Cancello will both run track and cross country at the University of Tampa, Mustangs coach Jeff Leavey said Thursday in an email.

The Cancello twins are two of Pasco County’s top athletes. Claudia qualified for the Class 3A state meet in cross country each of the last two years and finished eighth in November. At last month’s Sunshine Athletic Conference track meet, she won the 3,200 meters and was runnerup in the 1,600.

Elaina placed 12th at the Class 3A, District 6 cross country meet and has run some shorter races this spring in track.

Both are accomplished swimmers, too, and earned honorable-mention all-North Suncoast honors in that sport.

Recruiting updates more

    Teams in post


    Join the discussion: Click to view comments, add yours