By ROB HAMILTON
Northmor finished third in both the boys’ and girls’ races at Tuesday’s Crestline Invitational. Both races featured 11 full teams.
For the boys, James Walker finished third in 17:46.73, while A.J. White was 15th in 18:08.05 and Mostyn Evans took 26th in 18:42.42. Ryan Bentley ran 29th in 18:48.13 and B.J. White finished 32nd in 19:02.08. Kyle Price took 44th place in 19:27.12, while Kaleb Hart ran 49th in 19:37.83.
Also, Manny Heilman finished 53rd, Calvin Komer took 57th, Austin Amens ran 66th, Alec Moore was 70th, Kolton Hart placed 92nd, Ethan Chapman claimed 121st and Josh Cramer was 127th.
In the girls’ race, Samantha Peters took third in 20:44.18, while Maria Lee ran seventh in 21:21.24 and Maddie Jordan placed 10th in 21:36.69. Julianna Ditullio took 15th in 21:50.82 and Sabrina Kelley ran 21st in 22:30.79, while Samantha Grogg was 31st in 23:22.55 and Brooke Huntsman placed 32nd in 23:25.43.
Also, Francesa Cutrupi finished 36th, Brooke Bennett ran 40th, Carolyn McGaulley placed 74th, Tori Carver was 84th, Madison Christo ran 88th and Allyssa Pearce claimed 89th.
Cardington finished sixth in the girls’ race. Alicia McElwee finished 22nd in 22:38.62, while Emily Benson ran 23rd in 22:44.52, Taylor Linkous placed 25th in 22:57.19, Jessica Shook claimed 28th in 23:12.87 and Ashlee Drury was 105th in 34:37.5.
The Pirate boys didn’t field a full team. Greg Osborne took 35th in 19:08.27 to lead their squad. Also, Sonny Grooms placed 63rd in 20:07.21, Racine Hallabrin took 114th in 23:40.83 and Andrew Schoppelrei ran 129th in 28:46.71.
For Gilead Christian, who also competed in the meet, Sean Linder placed 18th in 18:19.37 and Kuane Whitt took 72nd in 20:27.72.
Rob Hamilton can be reached at 419-946-3010, ext. 1807. Connect with him on Twitter at @SportsMCS