Pair of Arcanum runners finish in meet’s top 10


By Kyle Shaner - kshaner@civitasmedia.com



COVINGTON – Two Arcanum cross country runners finished in the top 10 at Covington’s Buccaneer FOE 3998 Invitational on Saturday.

The Arcanum and Tri-Village cross country teams both competed in the meet at Covington. The Arcanum girls finished sixth out of eight teams, and the Tri-Village girls placed eighth. The Arcanum boys finished seventh out of 10 teams while the Tri-Village boys didn’t have enough runners to record a team score.

Isaac Stephens led the Arcanum boys as he finished third overall with a time of 17:47.3. Also for the Trojans, Wills Troutwine finished 31st in 19:58.2, Michael Scott finished 41st in 20:19.2, Jared Eberhard finished 50th in 21:04.0, Isaiah Hootman finished 54th in 21:38.5, Mitchel Wogomon finished 74th in 23:21.5, Victor Alderman finished 81st in 23:59.9, Joe Heiser finished 83rd in 24:03.6, Ethan Moores finished 85th in 24:52.9, Jimmy Barry finished 86th in 25:22.5, and Auris Alderman finished 95th in 28:14.8.

Kamron Berghoff led the Tri-Village boys as he finished 90th overall with a time of 26:51.3. Also for the Patriots, Cameron Armstrong finished 98th in 30:57.7.

Piqua’s Andy Mayse won the boys race, which included 100 runners, in 17:25.8.

Marcy Bradshaw led the Arcanum girls as she finished eighth overall in a time of 21:33.0. Also for the Lady Trojans, Mara Wetzel finished 30th in 24:27.5, Claire Meyer finished 38th in 25:08.5, Allissa Moore finished 54th in 26:35.8, Maggie Heiser finished 69th in 29:14.2, and Samantha McAllister finished 83rd in 37:19.0.

Samantha Holzapfel led the Tri-Village girls as she finished 32nd with a time of 24:29.7. Also for the Lady Patriots, Emma Printz finished 40th in 25:23.6, Shelby Holzapfel finished 50th in 26:13.5, Becky O’Connor finished 67th in 28:20.2, and Mackenzie Stucky finished 76th in 32:35.7.

Russia’s Lauren Heaton won the girls race, which included 83 runners, in a time of 20:22.6.

For complete results from the Buccaneer FOE 3998 Invitational, visit http://www.baumspage.com/cc/ccevent.php?peventid=173&table=C.

By Kyle Shaner

kshaner@civitasmedia.com

Kyle Shaner may be reached at 937-569-4316. Follow me on Twitter @KShanerAdvocate or get updates on Facebook by searching Darke County Sports. For more features online go to advocate360.org or ‘like The Daily Advocate’ on Facebook by searching Advocate360.

Kyle Shaner may be reached at 937-569-4316. Follow me on Twitter @KShanerAdvocate or get updates on Facebook by searching Darke County Sports. For more features online go to advocate360.org or ‘like The Daily Advocate’ on Facebook by searching Advocate360.