The Newton Varsity Cross Country teams competed in the Rick Rock Classic Cross Country meet this past Saturday in Lawrence, along with an estimated 3000 other runners from across the midwest.
Austin Lettau led the boys with a 21st place finish in the Crimson Varsity Boys race with a 5K time of 17:13.2. Tavia Hoheisel led the girls with a 28th place finish in the Crimson Varsity Girls race with 4K time of 16:45.8. There were 258 runners in the boys race, and 198 runners in the girls race.
The boys team finished in 12th place out of 37 teams, and the girls team placed 22nd out of 30 teams.
Newton will host their invitational at Centennial Park this upcoming Saturday starting at 10:00am.
|Varsity Boys (5K)|
|21st - Austin Lettau - 17:13.2|
|51st - Rene' Madrigal - 17:40.6|
|95th -Dilan Winter - 18:08.1|
|135th - Joey Greene - 18:26.7|
|141st - Adam Kelsey - 18:28.5|
|183rd - Helam Hernandez - 18:51.9|
|225th - Jerek Shoemaker - 19:32.4|
|Varsity Girls (4K)|
|28th - Tavia Hoheisel - 16:45.8|
|47th - Shannon Ahlstedt - 17:12.3|
|152nd - Ashlynn Glann - 18:49.9|
|156th - Amy Kondziola - 18:54.3|
|183rd - Abby Schrag - 19:41.9|
|184th - Erin Regier - 19:44.3|