September 29, 2016

Congratulations to our Spartan Cross Country teams at the Sept. 29 Dick Mitchell Invitational at Forest Hills

Congratulations to the Spartan Cross Country teams tonight, Sept. 29, at the Dick Mitchell Invitational at Forest Hills. The Boy’s team finished a strong 4th overall out of 11 teams and the Girl’s teams was 6th out of 9 teams.
In the boys race Max Engh led the way with a 11th place finish overall in 17:47. There were 75 varsity runners in the race. In a pack behind Max were Izak Anderson 17:55 (15th), Caleb Pokorny 18:36 (26th), Ethan Anderson 18:52 (32nd), Kole Nelson 18:53 (33rd), Sam Forbes 19:01 (38th) and Chad Merow 20:00 (60th).
Leading the JV team was Mathias Krein finishing in 19:55. He was followed by Ryan Mohr in 20:36, Brennen Kenworthy in 21:44, Sean Ferguson in 22:46 and Brady Towne in 24:37.
In the Girl’s race Taylor Winterton ran to a 5th place finish overall in a time of 20:27. There were 59 varsity runners in the girl’s race.
Aly Laufenberg finished in 22:27 (22nd), Angie Talsky 22:36 (23rd), Kari O’Rourke 23:03 (32nd), and Tori Hanson 24:16 (45th).
In the JV race Lydia Hone was the first Sparta finisher in 26:26, followed by Julianna Pokorny in 17:15 and Alyssa Falkner in 33:28.
The team is back in action Tuesday, Oct. 4, at the Skyline Golf Course in Black River Falls.
Complete meet results can be seen at: