Lady Kougar Cross Team Takes 3rd at North White
August 24, 2013Kankakee Valley High School
The KV Lady Kougar Cross Country Team opened their 2013 season with a strong 3rd place showing at the North White Invite. Ranked 10th in the area, as are their male counterparts, KV was led by the Brittanys, Stepp and Kent. Sr. Stepp picked up where she left off her stellar jr. track season, taking the 7th place medal in a time of 20:49. Fr. Kent, like Stepp, an outstanding three sport star, took home the 8th place medal in her first varsity action, with a fine time of 20:55. Srs. Allison Rockley and Kaylin Orsburn were their usual solid selves, bringing home the 17th and 20th place ribbons, with times of 21:42 and 21:50. "Young Ally", Fr. Allison Schultheis, ran an awesome race, placing 34th in a huge personal record (PR) time of 22:53! In the JV race, Soph. Gabby Dumont was stellar, placing 5th, also in a huge PR time of 25:26. KV's boys were also solid, placing 4th as a team behind medalists Bryce Gawronski-4th, and Travis Conley-5th. Also competing for the ladies Sat. were: Lauren VanDerWall-25:45, Kate Lott-25:46 and Maddi Nomanson-30:08. Both teams return to action next Sat. at the McCutcheon Invite.