HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS
MIDDLE SCHOOL SPORTS
Myers punches ticket to State Championships
October 28, 2013Princeton High School
Senior Lindsay Myers advanced to the Ohio High School Athletic Association Division I State Cross Country Championship after finishing 11th overall in the Regional meet on Saturday, October 26 in Troy, Ohio. Myers finished the 5k race in 18:43 to extend her high school career one more week.
After coming off a strong district run, the Lady Vikes finished 12 out of 16 teams in a very tough regional bracket.
Medeline Burke finished 63rd in 19:54 and Vanessa Angeles placed 86th with a time of 20:36. Sara Marshall finished in 21:06, which placed her 95th overall.
Other Vikings running in the meet were Sammi Marshall (101st / 21:24), Hannah Hales (111th / 21:48), and Brea Pitts (116th / 22:11).
On the boys' side, Brandon Mullins was the only Viking to advance out of the District race last week. Mullins finished the race Saturday in 63rd place in 17:08, which did not qualify to the State Championships.
Myers will compete in the OHSAA Division I State Championships on Saturday, November 2 at National Trail Raceway in Hebron at 12:30pm.