Joliet Cross Country Excels

By: 
Rachel Herrington
Special to the News
Thursday, September 13, 2018

Photo by Alastair Baker
Joliet’s Emily Megan competes at the Red Lodge Cross Country Invite on Saturday.

Joliet XC runners had a great race on Saturday.  It was a fun day with perfect weather and an awesome course.  Katelyn Bancroft did a wonderful job representing the middle school girls with a time of 15:49.  Bryce Williams came in first for middle school boys with a time of 10:44; Ceston Dimond had a good race with a time of 12:47; and Keith Frank ran his personal best with a time of 14:07.  All of the high school girls competed in Varsity this Saturday and they rose to the occasion.  Jalyn Songstad placed 8th overall with a time of 24:47; Megan Deines ran really well with a time of 27:32; Peyton Whitehead did a wonderful job competing in her second Varsity race as a Freshman with a time of 27:47; Emily Deines had to work hard on Saturday due to sickness but she definitely overcame and performed well with a time of 34:03; and Annalea Seymour did an amazing job in her first Varsity race with a time of 35:12.  

All of the high school boys competed in Varsity as well this Saturday and I am very proud of all of their efforts.  Jakob May placed first overall with a time of 19:07; Bryant Dimond met his goal with a time of 21:37; Riven Fike barely missed his goal with a time of 23:22; Riley Simons pushed himself very hard in his first Varsity meet of the season and finished with a time of 28:20; Caleb Miller rose to the occasion at his first Varsity meet and finished with a time of 28:29; and Rockwood Frank finished for the team with his first Varsity race of the season as a Freshman with a time of 29:27.  The Red Lodge meet is always a wonderful challenge for the runners and I am incredibly proud of each of them for the effort they put forth and what they were able to accomplish as a team and as individuals.  We are looking forward to Colstrip on Friday!

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