She was forced to sit out her entire senior track season due to a torn meniscus and has been rehabbing her knee since that time.
Lacertosa plans to run in several road races over the course of this summer.
Kevin Kissane has been covering high school sports for the Tri-City Times since 1985. When not standing on a field or court with his camera and notepad, he enjoys golf, travel and family. Kevin is a 1980 graduate of Capac High School, and is also a grad of St. Clair Community College and earned a degree in journalism from Central Michigan University.