Spartans outrun the rest of league

TRI-CITY AREA — The Imlay City girls’ cross country team claimed a first-place finish at the Blue Water Area Conference League Meet on Tuesday, October 15.

Imlay City’s McKinzie Winget (L) battles for race position at the BWAC League Meet.


Castle Creek Golf Course, in Lum, is where the action unfolded.
Imlay City’s pacesetting output was 57 points. Cros-Lex took second, aided by a 60-point total, and Yale tallied 73 for third. They were followed by Richmond (125 points), Almont (141), North Branch (143), Armada (146), Algonac (176).
Jessica Denver, fourth, 20:03.24; logged the swiftest Imlay City time that day. She was backed by McKinzie Winget, sixth, 20:27.32; Elizabeth Sliman, 12th, 20:55.28; Sydney Kapushinski, 16th, 21:23.4; and Mary Kaminski, 19th, 22:14.17.
Katrina Kline, 17th, 21:56.34; paced Almont. The Raiders also counted results from Emily Kwierant, 25th, 22:44.4; Molly Kline, 28th, 22:53.46; Heather Fitchett, 34th, 23:23,81; and Alyssa Serra, 40th, 23:47.38.

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.