The rain subsided just in time for the boys and girls cross country teams to run at the Penn Invitational at Elm Road School in Mishawaka. Each team was allowed 10 in the
In the girls varsity race Junior Maddie Mischak finished in the top 20 in a highly competitive race that featured several of the top teams in the same Semi State as Adams. Mischak finished in 19th in 21:29. She was followed by Ellie Anderson (73rd), Fiona McGuire (86th),Hannah Connell (101st), Monica Caponigro (104th), Kara Kison (106th), and Alessia Paolini (107th). Also running in the varsity race was Italia Ramos and Ruby Delgado. The team finished in 11th place with 298 points.
In the boys race Sophomore Will Neubauer continued to impress with the improvements in his time, finishing in 17:49, good for 26th place. Following behind Neubauer were teammates Amar Beganovic (91st), Ngor Agwick (99th), Brendan Quinn (107th), Jack Rancourt (109th), Keion Taylor (11th), and George Ruscio Atkinson (119th). Also running but not as a scoring member was Josh Evans. The team finished with 377 points in 14th place.
The team will be back to full strength next week as they compete in the South Bend City Meet on Thursday night at Erskine Golf Course at 6:00 PM.
Full results can be found below