Girls Junior Varsity Cross Country, Girls Varsity Cross Country · Panthers Qualify For MHSAA Finals

Saturday, October 28, 2017

11:30 AM





Meet Recap

The girls cross country team had a competitive performance at the MHSAA regional at Portage this morning despite cold, rainy conditions. Because of their finish, they will advance to the MHSAA State Finals next week in Brooklyn, MI. This is the second year in a row the team has advanced.The girls were only 5 points behind the winner, Caledonia, and placed ahead of Hudsonville who finished 3rd.

Leading the way was sophomore Abby Olson who ran an outstanding race finishing third overall and earning All-Region honors. Also earning All-Region honors was Taylor Schott who finished 9th. Freshman Emily Laird narrowly missed out on these honors, finishing 17th in the field, running one of her best races of the season. Katie Frauenheim had an excellent finish and placed 24th. Rounding out the scoring was Emma DeNave in 38th place. Iris Swarthout and Andrea Kennedy finished in 44th and 76th respectively.


School Place Points
West Ottawa High School