Newton High School hosted their Invitational XC meet this past Saturday at Centennial Park. The Girls team times continue to drop, with 8 of the 10 Varsity and Junior Varsity runners posting personal best times.
Mallorie Coffman set a new NHS record with a time of 15:41, placing 3rd. Erin Loeffler followed in 4th place with a new PR time of 15:46, and Shannon Ahlstedt in 5th place with a new PR of 16:00. The Varsity girls team won the meet with 69 points and an average time of 16:27, edging second place Goddard, with 76 points and an average time of 16:33.
Four JV Girls ran led by Abby Schrag in 10th place at 18:27, followed by Alexis Porter in 18th with a new PR of 19:01, Brianna Gouvion in 22nd with a new PR at 19:28, and Lina Adame with a new PR at 21:12.
The Varsity Boys place 4th with an averge time of 17:43. Austin Lettau led the team in 10th place with a time of 17:21, followed closely by Laban Laloutte in 12th at 17:27.
The JV Boys team was lead by Jerek Shoemaker who placed 2nd with a time of 18:52 - 14 seconds better than his previous record. A.J. Stark set a new PR by 24 seconds in 24:14. The JV Boys team was 4th with an average time of 19:50.
Meet photos will be posted shortly.
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