The weather was perfect for a championship race for the Boys Cross Country team on Saturday morning. Adams competed in the Northern Indiana Conference Championship Meet at Oxbow Park, one of the area’s top cross country courses.
The meet determines the final standings and All Conference roster for the NIC for the 2020 season.
As a team, Adams finished in 6th place in the meet with a score of 120.
Will Neubauer finished as the 2020 Conference Runner Up after he crossed the finish line in a time of 16:23. Neubauer was one of the top runners from the start to the finish of the race. His second place finish earned him a place on the First Team All Conference roster.
Two other runners for Adams finished All Conference as well. Dylan Hockx finished the meet in 18th place in a time of 17:31. Finishing in 21st was Michael Camileri who ran time 17:39.
Bol Agwick finished in 36th place with a time of 18:14. Finishing neck and neck were Alex Macharaschwili and Sam Stanton. Macharaschwili was 43rd in 19:31 and Stanton was 44th in 18:32. Finishing 52nd in 18:52 was Ngor Agwick.
The Junior Varsity Eagles also finished in 6th place, running later in the morning. Adams finished with a score of 116.
Cole Evans and Jack Rancourt were the top two finishers for Adams in the race. Evans was 13th and Rancourt 15th. The two finished right with each other, with Evans running 18:39.35 and Rancourt in 19:39.58.
Also running for Adams was Grayson Wilson (19:05), Issac Howk (19:13), Ben McVeigh (20:51), Josh Evans (21:07), Ethan Schelstratae (21:11), Joey Geels (21:17), Dylan Whitlow (22:07), and Jacob Clark (29:39).
Adams will compete again next Saturday when they run in the IHSAA Sectional Meet at Erskine Park Golf Course.