Greensburg Daily News, Greensburg, IN


September 21, 2013

Pirate JH harriers beat Lions

The Greensburg junior high cross country teams entered an inhospitable Lion’s den Monday night, but came out victorious!

The Lady Pirates’ total of 16 points, nearly perfect, scored against Rushville’s 46 as the girls took six of the top seven positions at the finish line. The Royal Blue singlets swept over the red as 15 Greensburg girls beat Rushville’s fifth varsity runner. Morgan Winkler was the race champion for the evening with teammates Cathy Newhart and Cameron Jones close behind.

Girls results: 1. Morgan Winkler 12:36; 2. Cathy Newhart 12:41; 3. Cameron Jones 12:45; 4. Alexis Bidwell 13:15; 6. Ellie Acra 13:40; 7. Alaina Nobbe 13:47; 9. Bailey Menkedick 14:06; 12. Reagan White 14:45; 13. Delaney Bruns 15:09; 14. Emma Nobbe 16:06; 15. Koregan Kidd 16:07; 16. Adrienne Horan 16:18; 17. Miranda Brandes 16:34; 18. Sonya Bate 16:54; 19. Molly Brandes 16:57; 24. Alexis Wilson 17:30; 25. Kennedy McCullough 17:38; 26. Hannah Whiton 17:39; 27. Brooklyn Jackson 17:57; 30. Addison Asher 18:53; 33. Angelique Guillory 26:26.

Million wins fourth race

The boys cross country team also defeated the Lions 24-33.

Eric Million led the field from the beginning of the race to the finish. It is his fourth individual win this season.

Boys results: 1. Eric Million 11:02; 2. Gus Gregory 11:23; 4. Trevor Foster 11:49; 8. Dylan Brown 12:23; 9. Collin Springmeyer 12:48; 10. Miles Messer 12:56; 11. Eric Fisse 12:59; 13. Kyran Luken 13:35; 14. Kellen Bruns 14:08; 15. Charlie Pumphrey 14:20; 16. Dylan Gauck 14:30; 17. Nick Bailey 14:38; 20. Koltan McCullough 14:51; 22. Blake Adams 15:31; 23. Tyler Martin 15:38; 24. Trevor Lee 15:46; 25. Jackson Jones 15:47; 26. Branson Schonfeld 16:12.

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