• Val T.

Winamac girls win Caston Invite behind Collins, freshmen

Colvin finishes 3rd, leads Caston boys to 2nd-place finish


BY VAL TSOUTSOURIS

Sports Editor, RTC

Cross-country

Led by junior Kate Collins, the Winamac girls cross-country team won the Caston Invitational Saturday.

Winamac topped a field of 13 teams. Collins was second in a field of 88 runners in 20:44. Carroll (Flora)’s Chloe Goodrich won the meet in 20:11.

Collins was one of four Winamac runners to finish in the top 10. Freshmen Maggie Smith and Kelsey Wegner were sixth and seventh, respectively, in 21:23 and 21:26, respectively. Junior Alexis Sheets was 10th in 21:40. Kingsley Kroft was 26th in 23:51.

Pioneer was sixth with 174 points. Freshman Violet Montgomery was third overall behind Goodrich and Collins in 20:47.

Macee Baker (28th place, 24:08) and Kylie Farris (30th, 24:16) also had top 30 finishes.

Caston was seventh with 177 points. Sophomore Delaney Strasser was the Lady Comet frontrunner in 23:20, which was good for 22nd place.

Winamac had 50 points, eight fewer than runner-up Lewis Cass.

In the boys race, Caston’s Micah Colvin, who won the Cass County meet one week earlier, was third overall out of 90 runners after running a 17:43.

South Bend Adams’ William Neubauer (16:25) and Dylan Hockx (17:13) finished 1-2 and led the Eagles to the team title with 33 points.

Caston was second in the 13-team field with 100 points, and Pioneer was ninth with 197.

Caston’s Austin Dague was seventh overall in 18:24, and Edison Byrum was 11th in 18:44.

Pioneer’s top two runners were freshmen. Carson Meyer was 23rd overall in 19:27, and Jackson Baker was 27th overall in 19:39.

Jack McIntire, who was Argos’ lone runner, was 18th overall in 19:15. Winamac and Culver also fielded incomplete teams.

Spectators and media were not allowed to attend due to coronavirus-related precautions.

CASTON INVITATIONAL GIRLS RESULTS: Winamac 50, Lewis Cass 58, Carroll (Flora) 73, South Bend Adams 117, Frontier 167, Pioneer 174, Caston 177, North Judson 205, Triton 232, Delphi 238, Lakeland 265, Knox 275, Tri-County 291

Winamac results (50 points, champions)

2. Kate Collins - 20:44, 6. Maggie Smith - 21:23, 7. Kelsey Wegner - 21:26, 10. Alexis Sheets - 21:40, 26. Kingsley Kroft - 23:51, 33. Rori Blackman - 24:37

Pioneer results (174 points, sixth place)

3. Violet Montgomery - 20:47, 28. Macee Baker - 24:08, 30. Kylie Farris - 24:16, 79. Madison Coy - 30:06, 83. Nicole Quaglio - 31:03

Caston results (177 points, seventh place)

22. Delaney Strasser - 23:20, 31. Emma Stinson - 24:18, 32. Stevanna Young - 24:21, 36. Mackenzi Roudebush - 24:49, 63. MaKayla Lee - 27:24, 66. Bryn Brumett - 27:48

CASTON INVITATIONAL BOYS RESULTS: South Bend Adams 33, Caston 100, Carroll (Flora) 104, Frontier 136, Lakeland 149, Lewis Cass 162, North White 182, Knox 188, Pioneer 197, West Central 224, Delphi 254, Triton 275, Tri-County 284

Caston results (100 points, second place)

3. Micah Colvin - 17:43, 7. Austin Dague - 18:24, 11. Edison Byrum - 18:44, 41. Marshall Finke - 20:33, 42. Caleb Stinson - 20:34, 74. Brady Evans - 23:04

Pioneer results (197 points, ninth place)

23. Carson Meyer - 19:27, 27. Jackson Baker - 19:39, 37. Thomas Ehler - 20:13, 60. Isaac Nicoll - 22:02, 62. Jack Cooper - 22:06, 70. Brandon Cearing - 22:35, 75. Eli Rans - 23:07

Winamac results (incomplete team)

51. Cooper Jones - 20:55, 55. Clay Kistler - 21:23

Argos results (incomplete team)

18. Jack McIntire - 19:15

Culver results (incomplete team)

76. Aleks Stacy - 23:08


3 views
 

(574) 223-2191

©2020 by RTCTV4