Girls Varsity Cross Country · Girls Varsity Cross Country finishes 3rd place at MAC League Meet


  Place Points
Coldwater High School 3rd 110

It is sunrise in October. The air is chilly and crispy. The ground is cold and dewy. The buses are lining up to drop off their payload of runners and coaches. Those people flood the area around Cavalier Stadium and overflow into Coldwater Veteran Park. The crowd of grandmas, grandpas, parents, siblings, and other various onlookers grow to watch an event. What event you ask? It is the 2019 MAC Cross Country Championship. The antes rise and the energy is at a fever pitch.

The Lady Cavs would walking into the race prepared for a good race and a good race is what they saw as they would finish 3rd to Minster and Delphos St. Johns. The CXC runners would past St. Henry, currently ranked 10th in the latest OATCCC polls, and Versailles, a team they have been chasing all year. The team would be led by Haley Alig, who earned 1st team All MAC honors with a 3rd place finish. Joining Haley with 1st team honors was Beth Honigford, who finished 8th overall. The rest of the results were as followed:
1. Haley Alig 3rd- 18:59
2. Beth Honigford 8th- 20:19
3. Carlee Goodwin 32nd- 21:46
4. Sara Honigford 34th- 21:53
5. Lily Schoenherr 47th- 22:30
6. Shelby Homan 62nd- 23:28
7. Courtney Bye 66th- 23:45
8. Allison Hamberg 78th- 24:36
9. Maria Clune 89th- 25:34
10. Emma Frilling 115th 31:06

Great job this year at the MAC meet. Our season continues with the Championship run that we all hope lasts for the next 3 weeks. It will begin at the District meet in Columbus Grove. The Ladies will run at 11:00 with the plan to advance to Tiffin the following week. If you see any of these ladies, wish them good luck.