Girls Varsity Cross Country · Titan Harriers Do Well at Wooster


  Place Points
Cloverleaf High School 1st 48
Triway High School 3rd 110
Wooster High School 5th 145

Triway Cross Country traveled into Wooster on Saturday for the Wooster Invitational to compete against top flight Division 1 competition and many local rivals.

The Girls team continued their successful season with a 3rd place finish in the Division 2/3 race, narrowly losing to Smithville for the second consecutive week. Once again, Shari Ritchey led the girl harriers in a new personal best of 21:38 over the 5k distance, followed by Miriam Styer (22:03), Rylee Oberly (22:48), Jordan Oberly (23:31), and Emily Case (24:02). Nicole Gayheart competed in her first race of the season, running 24:13 with freshman, Hailey Steiner (25:48), rounding out the Titans top 7. Also competing for the Titans were Miranda Croskey (26:30), Lydia Styer (29:03) and Rebecca Gasser (30:15). The girls will be out of action until September 22nd at the Sandy Valley Invitational.

The Triway Boys also had a positive showing at Wooster finishing 4th in the Division 2/3 race beating West Holmes, Waynedale, Northwestern, Chippewa and Manchester. Leading the way in his first race of the season was senior, Ian Speicher, with a 7th place 17:29, followed by freshman, Aaron Saari (18:11), Isaiah Styer (18:42), senior Tony Adams in his season debut in 19:56, Tegan Patterson (20:22). Rounding out the Titans top 7 were Jared Durieux (20:49), Kodan Hamilton (20:52). Also competing for the Titans were Vansh Khatri (22:08), Corbin Titler (22:09) and Seth Meade (24:53). Freshman, Jacob Gasser, also competed in the Open Race running 23:43. Virtually all the Titan runners achieved new personal bests. The Titan Boys also have a week off before traveling to Sandy Valley for an important mid-season test.