Cross Country - 2007
PAUL NESSLE graduated from Coming East High following a four year career as a member of the cross country team fpr the Coming District. He was also a four year member of both the indoor and outdoor track teams for the Hawks. Although Paul had a very successful career while in high school capped by being a state qualifier and serving as team captain for all three teams he competed on, he really blossomed in college. After spending one year at Alfred College, Paul transferred to St. Bonaventure University. It proved to be a good move as he flourished there as the key member of the cross country team. He lettered all three years at 'Bona and served as the team captain in his junior and senior seasons. Paul was the number one finisher for the Bonnies in every meet but one during his three year career and was twice named the Athlete of the Fall Season. Following graduation, Paul competed in the J.P. Morgan Corporate Challenge and placed 19th among 19,000 runners. Paul is currently working as a staff accountant for the Equity Group Investors in Chicago, Illinois.