Cross Country Strong at SWBL

The Cross Country teams traveled to Eaton on October 17th for the HS & JH SWBL Championships.  

The HS girls finished in 3rd place as a team. Led by Alayna Garver with a 19:06 and Rachel Ploeger with a 19:21. Lexi Clements and Allison Handorf finished in under 21 minutes to help the Lady Hornets to improve on last years 4th place finish. Last year the lady Hornets only had 1 runner finish in under 21 minutes and this year have had 4 ladies hit that mark.

The HS Boys earned a 4th place finish, improving fon their 6th place finish last year by finishing 5 runners in the top 35 of the race.  Leading the way for the Hornets was Colin Cooper followed by Thryceton Deckard, Ryan Arnold adn Matthew Wackler.  All of these runners finished in under 18:00 minutes. 

The Jr. High Girls paced by Amanda Fierman running a 12:59 pulled in 4th place as a team.  The Jr. High boys led by Marty Zumbiel at 13:43 earned a 6th place finish as a team.

The CC team will run next weekend at the District meet held at Voice of America Park to try to qualify to Regionals.  The Boys will run at 11 am and the girls will run at 1:35 pm.