Kamari Miller and Sully Shelton lead with Noah Hayes drafting
Shelton went on to break the course record posting a 15:29
Varsity Girls bunched up tight early
In the Varsity Girls race Grace Ellsworth of Hillgrove pulled away at the 1 mile mark. In a chase pack was Riley Perlakowski of Harrison, Sarah Burwell of Walton and frosh Charlotte Dunn of Pope who ran together for a while. After several surge attempts by Perlakowski, she was able to pull away from Burwell.
Grace Ellsworth of Hillgrove (250) leads the field after the first turn
Ellsworth captured the Overall title in a time of 18:57 after finishing runner-up the past three seasons. Hillgrove's depth was too much for the field as their top 5 all placed in the first 12 finishers taking the team title. Perlakowski hung on 2nd going 19:15 leading the Hoyas to a runnerup team finish. Burwell took 3rd place going 19:19 followed by Dunn in 4th at 19:12 and June Mwanike placed 5th at 19:32 leading Marietta to 3rd in the team standings.
Sarah Burwell (726), Riley Perlakowski (148) and Charlotte Dunn (rear left) were the chase pack