Cole Mertz at the State Championship Meet!
November 4, 2013By Daniel Otten of Celina High School
STATE CC CHAMPIONSHIP!
Senior Cole Mertz, represented the Green and White of Celina Cross-Country at the OHSAA State Cross-Country Champiomship Meet on Saturday, Novemebr 2. The meet and 5000m course were on the grounds of National Trail Raceway, in Hebron. Cole took part in the Division II race, and placed 114th in the field of 149. He worked his way from 65th at the mile, to 47th at the 2 mile, only to have a sore Achilles Tendon takes it's toll, and inhibit his bid for a top 40 finish. He crossed the line in 17:53.
CONGRATULATIONS COLE, on your State qualification and excellent 4 years as a Runnin' Bulldog.
COMPLETE RESULTS: http://www.finishtimingresults.com/2013/11-02-OHSAA/index.htm