Northern running team hold its own against Ontario’s best

Journal Staff

Members of Northern Collegiate’s cross country team ran the Sacred Heart Invitational last week in Woodbridge, proving that they could compete with the province’s top schools.

In a field of 394 runners, Andrew Davies finished 5th in the senior boys 6000 metre race, with all five Viking entrants cracked the top 100 and the team placing second overall. The other results included:

 

Midget boys 4000M (240 finishers)

12 – Aidan James (15:59.90)

24 – Rohaan Syan (16:31.40)

40 – Aidan McKenney (17:27.20)

69 – Fisher Beaubien (18:00.70)

114 – Zach Woods (19:21.40)

Team result – 4th

 

Junior Girls 5000M (176 finishers)

23 – Lindsey Barwitzki (25:16.80)

47 – Jadyn Clark (27:34.90)

75 – McKenna Gardner (29:21.50)

117 – Bailey Lines (32:00.70)

Team result – 8th

 

Junior Boys 5000M (267 finishers)

30 – Blake Freer (21:08.30)

39 – Michael Howe (21:45.80)

85 – Carter Barron (23:16.70)

91 – Christopher Scott (23:35.20)

105 – Steven Putter (23:58.70)

138 – Alejandro Fernandez (25:08.00)

Team result – 10th

 

Senior Girls 6000M (313 finishers)

21 – Caroline Forbes (25:15.30)

32 – Kaylee White (25:56.00)

33 – Bryar Fournie (25:58.50)

37 – Lauren Perkins (26:28.70)

52 – Paige Klingbeil (27:54.60)

92 – Eliana Mendoza (31:11.20)

174 – Sam Meere (34:54.40)

Team result – 3rd

 

 

Senior Boys 6000M (394 finishers)

5 – Andrew Davies (20:53.50)

34 – Nathan Edlington (22:48.60)

51 – Keegan Adam (23:44.00)

52 – Nick Forbes (23:47.30)

98 – Nicholas Grasselli (25:38.30)

Team result – 2nd