Congratulations to the Irish Boys XC team, and to Gillian Cridge as an individual runner, for advancing to the State Cross Country Championships at the LaVern Gibson Course in Terre Haute on Saturday.
The Irish Boys finished 2nd in the highly competitive Shelbyville Semi-State scoring 64 points. Cole Hocker led the way with a 2nd place finish in his running battle with HSE’s Gabe Fendel. Hocker finished with a time of 15:15.3.
Morris Kimble finished 10th, Nick Hruskoci 15th, Ryan Pehlman 21st, Jackson Carlile 30th, Rodney O’Neal 70th, and Josh Hoeft 135th overall.
Gillian Cridge finished 21st overall in the girls race. She advances to the state championships as one of the top 10 runners from a non-advancing team.
Boys and Girls Results are linked below:
IHSAA State Championship Information:
Date: Saturday, Oct. 28, 2017.
Site: LaVern Gibson Championship Cross Country Course, Wabash Valley Sports Center, 599 S. Tabortown Road, Terre Haute, IN 47803.
Times: Boys at 1 pm ET; Girls at 1:45 pm ET.
Admission: $10 per person.
Feeder Semi-States: Brown County, Shelbyville, New Haven, New Prairie.