Monday, October 19, 2020
The girls cross country team was edged out by Crestview 39-36 in the NWC Championship race on Saturday.
Erin Downing was 3rd earning 1st team honors
Ellie Keehn was 9th earning 2nd team honors.
Emily Schumacher was 11th
Sabrina Henige was 12th
Zoe Stechschulte was 13th
Jade Siefker was 14th
Abby Stechschulte was 15th
Hannah Morman was 17th
The team starts post season action this Saturday at home with the District meet; race time is 1pm.
The boys' cross country team won its third straight NWC championship on Saturday in convincing fashion, outdistancing Lincolnview by a score of 29-58.
Caleb Stechschulte led the way, setting a new PR of 16:33, after turning on the afterburners once he hit the track and winning his second consecutive NWC race. Caleb was voted NWC runner of the year for a second straight year as well. Trent Koch was not far behind Caleb, finishing second and setting a PR of 16:42 on Grove's course.
Carson Closson also earned 1st team All-NWC by finishing 4th in 17:02. Roy Langhals earned second team by finishing 9th in 17:32 while Derek Birkemeier rounded out the scoring finishing 13th in 17:50.
Logan Mershman, Tayden Pingle, Evan Pitts, and Luke Ellerbrock were also in the top 20 in the 85 runner race.
PR's were the order of the day as the following runners set a PR in their last race of the season:
Evan Pitts 18:02
Anden Blankemeyer 18:22
Max Eversole 19:00 Who runs a 19 flat????
Luke Bryan 19:08
Logan "John Deere" Stechschulte 19:31
Nate Kamphaus 20:00 Who runs a 20 flat????
Great job, men!!
The boys will begin the postseason this Saturday on Grove's course in the District race starting at 11:00.
This weekend the JH cross country team competed at home in the NWC Meet
Both the boys and girls teams finished in 2nd place
Top five girls were Lauryn Auchmuty 3rd, Sarah Kamphaus 5th, Grace Morman 11th, Lauren Martz 13rd, and Jade Roeder 14th.
Top five boys were:
Bryce Bonifas 3rd, Boat Thompson 5th, Levi Bryan 9th, Braylon Best 14th and Braxton Ricker 18th.
There will be a high school student council meeting today during activity period in the commons for Red students and tomorrow for Gray students.
A rep from Tiffin University will be here in-person today in the library at 12:45. The following students have signed up to attend: Josh Buescher, Kenzie King, and Jon Banal. Students working from home can log in through the Zoom link that has been shared in Schoology.