West Ottawa had an excellent showing against a competitive field at the Cougar Falcon Invitational this morning. They finished a very close second to Traverse City Central who is currently ranked 3rd in the state. The panthers finished with a score of 55, and TC Central finished with 49 points.
Leading the way was junior Abby Olson with a time of 19:13 and a third place finish. Next, senior Katie Frauenheim finished in 7th place with a time of 19:30. Senior Mady VanWieren ran a season best time of 19:52 to finish 10th. The final scorers for WO were Iris Swarthout and Kaia Denhof who finished in 18th and 19th place. Rounding out the varsity squad were Taylor Schott and Emily Laird who finished in 35th and 36th place.
The team will compete next at the Otsego Bulldog invite on 9/29.