Girls win prestigious Griak Invitational

Saturday, September 29 2018 - Minnesota Roy Griak Invitational


FULL RESULTS | DATABASE RESULTS | PHOTOS

Led by four in the top 25, the Foxes took the Girls Gold division championship at the 2018 Roy Griak Invitational in Minnesota. The race featured many top-ranked teams in the nation.

Helena Kleronomos was the first Yorkville athlete to finish, clocking an 18 minute, 27.8 second effort over the hilly 5 kilometer course. Emily Eberhart (15th, 18:29.90), Kailey Fox (18th, 18:37.80) and Sara Klemm (24th, 18:53) all cracked top 25 honors. Hailey Simmons (50th, 19:28) rounded out the top 5 scorers. Olivia Borowiak (62nd, 19:38.30) Anna Hunter (90th, 19:54.3), Sam Moreno (119th, 20:13.90), Nicki Vergara (200th, 20:54.90) and Margaret Hunter (207th, 21:01.00) all ran for the Foxes.

The boys were led by Ivan Westcott's 23rd-place finish in 16:31.40. Ben Tholen (54th, 16:50.90), Alex Loos (107th, 17:11.20), Jackson Edwards (150th, 17:27.90) and Corey Kramer (181st, 17:40.2) were also scorers for the Foxes, who placed 14th in the meet. Jack Stillmunkes (184th, 17:40:90), Austin Hunter (196th, 17:44.60), Nicolas Clever (302nd, 18:15.50) and Aiden Goodwin (334th, 18:28.3) also ran at the Foxes.