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Girls Win NBC Jamboree; Boys are Fourth

posted Aug 28, 2018, 5:25 PM by Steve Barr
8/28/18 - The Woodmore girls cross country team had the top two finishers and four of the top 10 runners at the NBC Jamboree hosted by Elmwood to take the top team spot with 32 points, two fewer than runner-up Genoa.  Woodmore and Genoa had eight of the top 10 runners in the race.  Sophomore Ava Beam won the race in a time of 22:20 and sophomore teammate Olivia Thatcher was just one second behind.  Sophomore Greta Bauder placed eighth in a time of 25:08 and senior Maddie Thatcher was 10th in 25:29.  Freshman Sidney Wank placed 11th in 25:32.  There were 62 runners in the race.  The boys team had the runner-up individual and had 99 points to place fourth behind Eastwood (37 pts.), Genoa (60), and Otsego (94).  Junior Paul Koenig ran 18:13 to finish behind only Luke Coffman from Eastwood who had a time of 17:50.  Junior Pierce Overmyer was the next Wildcat runner across the finish line in 20:39 to place 17th.  Junior Steven Carter was 25th in a time of 21:10 while senior Jimmy Grzegorczyk was 31st running 21:43.  Other Woodmore runners included: junior Cole Sotak (38th, 22:36), sophomore Kayden Widman (45th, 23:20), freshman Josh Hobbs (55th, 24:51), junior Nicholas Reedy (60th, 25:45), sophomore Kegan Harrison (63rd, 26:10), and freshman Marty Repka (79th, 34:05).