TRI-CITY AREA — The Imlay City and Almont girls’ cross country teams pulled up second and third, respectively, at the Lapeer County Meet on Tuesday, September 17.
Bad Axe edged Imlay City, 56 points to 58, for team honors. They were followed by Almont (86 points), North Branch (111), Lapeer (141), Mayville (151), Ubly (158), Marlette (165) and Brown City (203).
Capac also participated but did not field a complete squad.
Jessica Denver, fourth, 20:30.4; led Imlay City that day. The Spartans also counted results from McKinzie Winget, sixth, 21:11.84; Sydney Kapushinski, 11th, 22:32.17; Vicki McTaggart, 21st, 23:47.54; and Kaylee Kaminski, 22nd, 23:51.02.
Katrina Kline, 12th, 22:47.79; paced Almont. She was backed by Emily Kwierant, 13th, 23:01.33; Molly Kline, 16th, 23:12.23; Heather Fitchett, 18th, 23:26.05; and Alyssa Serra, 38th, 26:00.17.
Lilly Rodriguez, ninth, 21:56.97; led Capac. Isabella Aldrich, 43rd, 26:44.15; Gracie Barker, 52nd, 27:29.72; and Madelaine Dietrich, 72nd, 31:45.86; rounded out the Chiefs’ four-runner contingent.
Kevin Kissane has been covering high school sports for the Tri-City Times since 1985. When not standing on a field or court with his camera and notepad, he enjoys golf, travel and family. Kevin is a 1980 graduate of Capac High School, and is also a grad of St. Clair Community College and earned a degree in journalism from Central Michigan University.