O-G girls win Elida Invitational
Wednesday, September 11, 2013 10:09 AM
ELIDA - Ottawa-Glandorf's girls cross country team had two runners in the top 10 Tuesday afternoon as they won the Elida Invitational.The Lady Titans won the event finishing with 41 points among the five full teams present. Lima Bath was second with 64 points and Kenton is third with 75 points.
On the boys side, O-G finished second to Lincolnview as the Lancers had 22 points and the Titans 50. Ottoville was fourth with 109 points.
The O-G girls were led by Jenny Meyer as she finished third overall in a time of 23:20.15. Delphos St. John's Megan Joseph won the race in 21:00.10 and Breece Rohr was second in 23:07.89. The Blue Jays did not have a full team as there were just 44 female runners.
Jill Rosselit finished sixth overall in 23:39.02 and Kialee Koch was 11th (25:36.54). Michaela Nordhaus was 16th in 27:06. Emily Kaufman rounded out the top five runners for O-G with a 20th place finish in 27:49.
On the boys side, O-G's Matias Trampe-Kindt won the race with a time of 17:20.62 as Lincolnview's Bayley Tow was second in 17;35.71.
Lincolnview won the team title as they had five runners in the top 10.
Tyler Balbaugh finished 10th in 19:49.74, while Nikko Baldazo was 14th in 20:37.65, Austin Verhoff was 16th in 20:44.03 and Jonathon Turnwald was 17th in 20:48.14.