Girls Varsity Cross Country · Girls Take 2nd at North Branch


  Place Points
Batesville High School 1st 26
Greensburg High School 2nd 34
North Decatur High School 3rd 87
South Decatur High School 4th 101

The Lady Pirates took second in the team competition defeating North and South Decatur but falling to Batesville. Junior Brenner Hanna was the individual winner running 19:06. Emily Mangels and Liz Pavy pushed each other throughout the 5 km taking 4th and 5th, respectively in 20:38 and 20:39. Mollie Pumphrey finished in 13th overall with a time of 22:28. Emma Wilmer led a trio of Greensburg runners. She was 18th in 23:34. Sophie Nobbe crossed the finish line 23:46 for 19th, and Olivia Colson took 20th in 24:12. Alyssa Willard ran 24:33 in her first high school race to earn 22nd. Senior Molly Brandes was 24th in 24:51. Sarah Santiago established a new personal best finishing in 24:59 for 25th. Charlotte Anderson was next in 26th. Her time was 26:14. Freshman Kylee Simpson crossed the finish line in 28:00 finishing her first high school 5 km race in 28:00.