Bears defeat Stryker, Holgate
September 4, 2012By Chris Malanga of Bryan High School
The Bryan Golden Bears Boys and Girls Cross Country teams both won the tri-meet with Stryker and Holgate Tuesday at Recreation Park.
On the girls side, Lauren Chaney finished in first place with a time of 22:30. Ruth Ritchey-Moore was second with a time of 22:30. Other Bryan runners in the top five included Kennedy Dick, Lauren Taylor, and Brooke Vollmer.
Holgate's best runner was Danni Like with a time of 23:19, while Stryker's best runner was Tori Johnson with a time of 24:54.
The final girls tally was Bryan 15 and Stryker 41. Holgate did not have enough runners to determine a team score.
Bryan's Evan Moor won the boys meet with a time of 17:35. Jacob Will had a time of 17:37. Other top Bryan runners included Michael Sheridan, Sheldon Struble, and Jordan Spiess.
Stryker's best runner was Luke Graber with a time of 17:56, while Holgate's was Aaron Sommer with a time of 20:46.
Total boys scores were Bryan - 20, Stryker - 43 and Holgate - 80.
The Cross Country teams are in action again this Saturday at the Archbold Invitational.