Wilcox-Hildreth held its annual cross country invite at the Franklin Country Club on October 6. Seven schools participated in the high school portion and five schools in the junior high portion. No team scores were kept. Axtell and Wilcox-Hildreth were among those competing.
Elizabeth Marcellus of Axtell finished fourth of 17 runners in the girls’ 5K. Her time was 22:01.
The boys’ race included 33 runners. Caleb Springer of W-H was second at 17:19, Lincoln Trent (Axt) was 5th at 18:11, Brandon Gebel (W-H) was 11th at 18:53, Zach Hinrichs (Axt) was 16th at 19:52, Garrett Ortgiesen (W-H) was 17th at 20:28, Stephen Lyon (W-H) was 18th at 20:30, Alec Ziebarth (W-H) was 24th at 22:22, Jacob Wehrer (Axt) was 29th at 23:16 and Collin Soderquist (Axt) was 31st at 23:44.
see October 12 Courier for full story