By: Ed Weaver | NTL Sports | September 10, 2021
The Wellsboro Cross Country teams opened their season on a strong note as they swept South Williamsport at home on Thursday, September 9.
In the boys race, senior Gabe Guignard won in 22:16 and was followed by freshman Chris Greenawalt (23:35) in 2nd and freshman Joseph Busch (24:32) in 3rd. Freshman Jullian Linden (31:18) finished in 5th and sophomore Tristan Lane (57:44) was 6th.
Junior Havah Simcox won the girls race in 25:35, senior Madeline Bryant (28:02) was 3rd, junior Madeline Gage (28:19) was 4th, junior Julia DeCamp (30:51) was 6th, sophomore Emily Morris (31:54) was 7th, sophomore Madison Robbins (33:04) was 8th, sophomore Maddy Callahan (34:04) was 9th, and freshman Paige Murdock (42:59) was 10th.
In the Middle School race Michael Knefly (12:55) and Lauren Kosek (13:07) took home the top two spots. Henery Whitney (16:05) was 6th, Makenna Robbins (17:21) was 9th, Kristina Belz (17:23) was 10th, and Robbie Bowers (18:07) was 11th.
The Hornets travel to Northeast Bradford on Monday, September 13 for their first league meet of the year.
Ed Weaver is the owner of Circle W Sports in Wellsboro, PA, is the Sports Director for The Home Page Network and the creator of WellsboroAthletics.com and WellsboroFootball.com. You can follow him on Twitter or friend him on Facebook.