Tricounty News

EV-W-K cross country

By Terry Nelson

The EV-W-K cross country team competed in the LItchfield Invitational meet Thursday, Oct. 7.

The girls' varsity placed seventh in a tough field of 12 teams. The individual finishers were: Molly Hesse 17th-17:12, Raelyn Callander 28th-17:37, Renee Berg 42nd-18:19, Brooke Winter 46th 18:28, Denzel Atherson 60th-19:05, Samantha Stuve 67th-19:29 and Lauren Libbesmeier 68th-19:33.

In the boys' varsity race, Mitchell Fischbach placed 69th in a time of 22:13.

The junior varsity girls placed fifth. The individual JV finishers were: Kayla Overland 19th-20:08, Jennifer Notch 27th-20:26, Kelsey Libbesmeier 36th-21:03, Nicole Orth 37th-21:06, Erin Dingmann 38th-21:11, Megan Libbesmeier 52nd-23:39, Brooke Merten 53rd-23:55, Jaren Thell 56th-24:13, Janessa Dahle 57th-24:20 and McKenzie Libbesmeier 59th-24:36.

In the boys' JV race, Bret Mattice placed 54th in a time of 20:57.

The girls' junior high team placed third as a team. The individual junior high finishers were: Madison Libbesmeier 15th-11:35, Grace Kopitzke 16th-11:38, Stephanea Roser 22nd-11:57, Maria Roser 25th-12:11 and Kaitlyn Truenow 26th-12:13.

The junior high race was 2500 meters. The girls' varsity and JV races were 4,000 meters, and the boys' varsity and JV races were 5,000 meters.

The next meet will be the CMC conference meet, Tuesday Oct. 12, at the Pierz golf course.