Eden Valley-Watkins-Kimball’s Emily Donnay finished first on Thursday, Sept. 26, at the Howard Lake-Waverly-Winsted Invitational. Capping her second winning race of the year, Donnay finished an 11-whopping seconds clear of second-place finisher Emilie Berry of Mayer Lutheran-Lester Prairie-Holy Trinity. Next up for EV-W-K is the Litchfield Invitational at 4 p.m., Thursday, Oct. 3, at the Litchfield Golf Club.
Results: Boys grades 7-8: (first) Matthew Notch 8:20; girls grades 7-8: (third) Hannah Ehlinger 10:56; (seventh) Ashley Schindele 11:33; girls varsity: (first) Emily Donnay 16:23; (11th) Denzel Atherton 18:26; (14th) Grace Kopitzke 19:05; (19th) Hannah Holmberg 20:42; (20th) Brooke Winter 20:45; (21st) Stephanea Roeser 20:59; girls junior varsity: (second) Sonora Mattice 20:52; (third) Seahara Mancini 21:00; (fifth) Maria Roeser 21:18; (seventh) Emily Utecht 21:34; (10th) Victoria Denn 21:59; (12th) Libby Yozamp 22:12; (13th) Lexi Pauls 22:44; (14th) Lindsey Kavanagh 22:51; (19th) Erika Johnson 24:43; (20th) Lauren Libbesmeier 25:19; (21st) Kristen Howe 25:19; (23rd) Cheyenne Sogge 25:39; boys varsity: (18th) Bret Mattice 20:43; (23rd) Tyler Neu 21:51; boys junior varsity: (10th) Cameron Flaschenriem 23:09; (17th) Joey Kuechle 23:54. Team results: first place: Holdingford (25); second place: HL-W-W (50); third place: EV-W-K (55).
At the Howard Lake-Waverly-Winsted cross country meet, Thursday, Sept. 26, the runners show their concentration as they started in the junior varsity and varsity race. Photo courtesy of Karla Ehlinger.