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Boys Varsity Cross Country · Wayland High School Boys Varsity Cross Country finishes 6th place


Tuesday, October 18, 2016

4:30 PM

Place

6

Points

148

Meet Recap

In the newly blended OK Gold, the Championship XC Meet was held at Riverside Park in Grand Rapids tonight. The Wayland Wildcats ran well in a league that has two top ten teams in the State in Division 2. Grand Rapids Christian won the meet and is ranked 2nd in the State while East Grand Rapids finished 2nd and is ranked 7th in the State. The Wildcats finished 6th on the heels of Thornapple -Kellogg and ahead of Wyoming. Captain Jonathan Zuiderveen finished 19th in a time of 17:38. Jonathan met his goal of finishing in the top 20. He put himself in the hunt and ran strong the entire way. Freshman, Mitchell Hooker, ran to a personal record time of 17:50 finishing in 21st place. Captain Ethan Killips ran as fast as he could tonight, 19:23, so he wouldn’t be late for his induction into the National Honor Society! Gabe Attruia, finished 4th for Wayland with a time of 20:10 while Jarod Geerligs finished 5th in a time of 20:23. Coming in one after another, Garret Kloska, Ian Russell, and Jacob Jelsema finished in 20:38, 20:40, and 20:41 respectively. Steven Mosher ran the 5k in 21:46, while Senior, Jacob Radmacher ran the race of the evening, running a 20 second PR to a new Personal Record time of 23:02. The Wildcats have at least two meets left. They run in the Allegan County Meet on Friday at the Martin Speedway and the following Saturday at Portage for the Regional Meet.

Opponents

School Place Points
Grand Rapids Christian High School
1
27
East Grand Rapids High School
2
64
Forest Hills Eastern High School
3
90
South Christian High School
4
104
Thornapple-Kellogg High School
5
109
Wayland High School
6
148
Wyoming High School
7
205