2018 ACCHS Tigers Cross Country
The next race for High School and JuniorJr High runners will be the Nemaha Central Invitational in Seneca on September 20. Location is the Spring Creek Golf Course on North 11th Street in Seneca.
4:00 pm – 7th & 8th Grade Girls and Boys
4:30 pm – High School Girls
5:15 pm – High School Boys
All the Tiger runners medaled at the Hiawatha Invitational on September 13. Each of the veteran runners showed significant improvement over their performance at Hiawatha last year. For the boys, Mason Hawk finished 8th and Caleb Miller 10th in the JV race. For the girls varsity, Victoria Caplinger earned 7th, Madison Appel 17th, and Ashton Appel 18th. Renay Myers received 3rd in the 7th Grade Girls race, and Rylee Jennings 6th for the 8th Grade Girls.
Our Junior High runners had a good showing at Jackson Heights on September 10. Renay Myers ran her first race ever and was 3rd among 7th Grade Girls with a time of 16:19. Rylee Jennings improved her time from last year by nearly 2 minutes, finishing 3rd in the 8th Grade Girls race with a time of 17:40. Both girls ran 2 miles.
The Holton Invitational for 2018 has been cancelled due to weather and will not be rescheduled.
The first race of 2018 was a great success, with all returning runners posting improved times over the first race last year. Results of the Jeff West Invitational are:
7-8th Grade Girls 2 Mile – Rylee Jennings 30th 16:23
Varsity Girls 5k – Victoria Caplinger 14th 22:48, Madison Appel 32nd 25:31, Ashton Appel 34th 25:33, Isabelle Beagle 51st 28:07
Varsity Boys 5k – Marcus Hetherington 57th 22:18, Mason Hawk 58th 22:18, Caleb Miller 74th 23:10