Extreme Sports? WC Harriers Fight Off Heat At Conference Meet
By N3 Sports Team
Photos By Joan Ludtke
Teams battled high temps and high humidity Tuesday night at the CSAA Silver Jamboree.With the heat index climbing, harriers from the six conference schools took to the Lakeview course in one of the summer’s most sweltering days.
Ella Bowman (22:42.99) raced to a second place finish and Haley Foster (24:54.36) posted her season low while crossing the line in fourth to...
...help the White Cloud women’s team past four other Silver squads and into second place at this first conference gathering of the season. The meet was won by Kent City who placed 6 runners among the top ten including the only one to get past Ms. Bowman, Lauren Freeland the Eagles super-soph who posted a 21:08.31.
Lyndsey Chaffee Sariena Maka, Kayla Pasch, and Elizabeth Feldpausch followed their teammates across the finish line for the Indians.
The men’s team finished 5th led by 10th and 11th place finishes from Aramis LaClair (20:15.28) and Adrian Rodriguez (20:19.36). Kent City won the men’s competition led by Eagle junior Fraser Wilson, the first runner to come in.
Freshman Jordan Richmond was the third Cloud runner across the finish line in his high school cross country debut. He was followed by Conner Dakin, Jared Elder, Cameron Karnes, Conner LaClair and Tommy Feldpausch.
White Cloud will next compete at the Hill and Bale race held at Fremont Middle School this Saturday September 10th beginning at 10am.