Norse Cross Country Compete In Prairie Heights Invite

The Northfield Norse Cross Country teams had a great day Saturday at the Prairie Heights Invite.  The boy’s finish 4th out of 12 teams and ran season’s best times.  The team was led by Caleb Ausgustus finishing 10th, and he was followed by Johnny Barlow, Matt Galley, Tanner Chamberlain, Michael Shannon, Austin Eads, and Zac Zumbaugh.  The Lady Norse placed 6th and all of the ladies improved their times by as much as a minute to a minute and a half.  The team was lead by Katie Stephan followed by Julie Bever, Bailey Sher, Sidney Eltzroth, Courtney Frank, and Lindsey Miller.

Final Score:   Boys;  1st West Noble 47 pts.,  2nd Bishop Dwenger 56, 3rd Fremeont 95,  4th Northfield 136,  5th Prairie Heights 139,  6th Wawasee 149,  7th Lakeland 190,  8th Elkhart Central 207,  9th Central Noble 244,  10th Leo 245,  11th Hamilton 275,  12th Ft. Wayne Wayne 362

Girl’s; 1st 1st West Noble 17 pts.,  6th Northfield 169….

10th Caleb Augustus           17:14

25th Johnny Barlow            18:03

28th Matt Galley                  18:22                                                                                                                                   36th Tanner Chamberlain    18:44

39th Michael Shannon         18:50

42nd Austin Eads                  18:57

55th Zac Zumbaugh             19:44

Junior Varsity:

18th Dylan Poole              20:10

20th Kevan Barlow           20:16

23rd Nick Clouse              20:32

50th Brad Bever               22:34

55th Brady Layne             23:17

62nd Caleb Coe                 23:54

63rd Conner Keffaber       23:56

64th Austin Leming          23:59

Girls Statistics:

Place Name Time

28th Katie Stephan           23:22

33rd Julie Bever               23:39

35th Bailey Shear             23:45

36th Sydney Eltzroth        23:57

42nd Courtney Frank        24;40

46th Lindsey Miller          25:19

Junior Varsity:

18th Samantha Summers    27:43

22nd Shannah Driscoll         29:36

26th Raelyn Francis            31:20

Comments:  Coach Dick Leming    I am very pleased with our performances today.  The kids went out and competed plus it was a great day for a run.  It was the most excellent.