On Thursday, October 13, the Spartan Cross Country team traveled to Battle Creek park for the IMAC Conference Championship meet.
The girls' cross country team ran an incredible race of 1:44:52.3 for 49 points and edged rival Blake by one point to capture the title for the Spartans. On the individual side, five Spartans placed in the top twenty, led by Taylor Barkwell '25 who finished second overall (19:37.289). Additionally, Paloma Good '27, Alyda Overgaard '28, Johanna Pierach '25, and Maren Overgaard '26 finished eighth (20:33.753), twelfth (20:59.906), fourteenth (21:34.984), and seventeenth (22:06.410) overall.
On the boys' side, the team finished sixth overall and were led by Sandro Fusco '24 who finished thirty-third overall. Up next for cross country is the section 3AA meet which will take place on Thursday, October 27 at Valleywood Golf Course.
Congratulations to all of our Spartan runners!