Multiple Teams · XC Cougars Leave Mark at Portage Invitational

The boys and girls cross country teams left their mark at the Portage Invitational on Saturday, October 7.  Olivia Theis (12) and Lauren Cleary (11) finished in 1st and 3rd overall leading the girls team to a 6th place finish.  Olivia set a new course record running the 5,000 meter race in 17:00 flat.

The boys team took 1st Place overall in Division 2 with the top 5 runners finishing in the top 25 overall.

Pictured from left to right:

Top Left:  Coach Piecuch, Eric Warriner (11), Ryan Schroeder (12), Will Peters (11), Eli Meder (10), Coach Simpson (back row), Colin Cooper (11), James Fedewa (12), Sammy Migaldi (12)

Top Right:  Lauren Cleary (far left), Olivia Theis (far right)

Bottom Left:  Olivia Theis (12), Lauren Cleary (11), Grace Frost (12), Rachel Reid (10)

Bottom Right:  “Mary, Queen of Victory, pray for us.”

John Schroeder, photographer