Greensburg Daily News, Greensburg, IN

Sports

September 17, 2013

Pirate harriers run in Eagle Classic

The Greensburg cross country teams competed in the 12th annual Eagle Classic at Brown County High School Saturday morning.

The Pirate boys squad placed 14th out of the 24 teams in the small school division. Sophomore Peyton Buening led Greensburg for the second straight race. Buening broke 18:00 for the first time this season. He placed 38th in 17:49. Freshman Reid McClintic ran his fastest time ever for 5 km, finishing in 47th with a time of 18:03. Ethan Sebastian continued to improve, lowering his season best time to 18:22 taking 66th overall.

Greg Schroeder came in fourth for Greensburg and 98th in the race with a time of 19:07. Jonathan Richards dropped over a minute off of his best time and placed 109th in 19:32. Kevin Johnson broke the 20:00 barrier for the first time ever. He crossed the finish line in 19:58 and was 120th. Louis Moore also bettered his previous personal best on Saturday as he ran 20:37 to earn 130th.

The boys’ record is now 28-24.

In the Pirate girls’ varsity race, Shelby Pake ran under 20:00 for the first time in 2013. She placed fifth in the small school race with a time of 19:59. Freshman Allie Reisman recorded a personal best of 21:27 to place 34th while fellow freshman Ellie Burkhart took 51st in 22:37, her best time ever. Senior Erin Hamilton ran her fastest race of the season to place 57th in 22:48. April Morrow followed in 58th. Morrow dropped over a minute off of her best time and finished in 22:48.

Mary Kate Porter was the Lady Pirate’s sixth runner Saturday. She had her best time of the season, crossing the finish line in 24:07 to place 80th. Cara Zeigler was 82nd in 24:18, her fastest time ever.

The Lady Pirates finished eighth out of 22 in the team standings. Their record now stands at 37-12.

In reserve action, Ben Newhart placed 138th in 20:44 to establish in new personal record. Freshman Draven Hall lowered his 5km best by over 2:00, placing 173rd in 21:58. McKinley Bottoms continued to improve as she ran a new best time of 26:52.

Tagline (right aligned):- Daily News

1
Text Only
Sports
  • Bucks' Miller injured again COLUMBUS, Ohio -- Ohio State will update the status of Braxton Miller following a report that the star quarterback reinjured his throwing shoulder during practice.The school had refused to comment on The Columbus Dispatch report but canceled schedule

    August 20, 2014

  • Shelbyville finds gold after sectional misfortune One might never consider a 42-7 loss as something that could be a true benefit for a high school football team. However, in the case of Shelbyville’s Pat Parks, being humbled by five touchdowns in last year’s Class 4A sectional championship game at C

    August 20, 2014

  • Clarification To further clarify the preview story about North Decatur volleyball, and first-year coach Mark Burry, the Chargers’ mentor hoped to reconstruct some of the wording. “The wording about my playing history could be misunderstood and become a distraction

    August 20, 2014

  • McAfee still wonders what might have been on FG try INDIANAPOLIS - Two days after the Indianapolis Colts punter, Pat McAfee, narrowly missed a 64-yard field goal that would have provided the winning points in a 27-26 National Football League pre-season loss to the New York Giants Saturday night, McAfe

    August 20, 2014

  • spt-gb082014 Golf picture Roundup: Greensburg golfers split pair of matches The Greensburg girls’ golf team stands 1-1 after splitting matches against Triton Central and East Central.In the opener against Triton Central, Greensburg was led by Bri Stagge’s medalist 42. In a 203-221 loss to East Central, Stagge again led the P

    August 20, 2014 1 Photo

  • Florida St. still No. 1 in college football Finish No. 1. Start No. 1. Even Bobby Bowden’s best Florida State teams never did that.Jimbo Fisher’s Seminoles will. Jameis Winston and the defending national champions are preseason No. 1 for the sixth time.In two of the previous five seasons Flori

    August 19, 2014

  • spt-gb081914 Football picture County football teams pass step one After the dust had settled and they had time to digest what they had seen, the head football coaches in Decatur County all shared a like sentiment. Friday’s scrimmages not only were a success, they provided each of the three programs with a strong fo

    August 19, 2014 1 Photo

  • spt-gb081914 Gordon picture Restart helps Gordon to victory at Michigan BROOKLYN, Mich.-- Jeff Gordon’s third Sprint Cup win of the season came down to one crucial restart.Gordon got the better of Joey Logano and led Sunday’s race at Michigan International Speedway with 16 laps remaining. After that, he had little troubl

    August 19, 2014 1 Photo

  • Area schedule Today4:30 Girls Golf: South Decatur at Southwestern (Shelby).4:30 Girls Golf: Jac-Cen-Del at North Decatur.5:00 Soccer: Greensburg at Rising Sun.6:00 Volleyball: North Decatur at Union County.Thursday4:30 Girls Golf: North Decatur at South Decatur.5:

    August 19, 2014

  • Education priority for Notre Dame SOUTH BEND, Ind.— Notre Dame coach Brian Kelly on Saturday dismissed talk that he needs to do a better job of recruiting players who are better students to avoid the academic problems that have plagued the football program for the past 15 months.“I t

    August 19, 2014

NCAA Photo Roundup
Twitter Updates
NCAA Top 25
AP Video
US Trying to Verify Video of American's Killing FBI Director Addresses Ferguson Shooting in Utah Raw: Police at Scene of St. Louis Shooting Police: 2 Calif. Boys Planned School Shooting NOLA Police Chief Retires Amid Violent Crimes Lunch Bus Delivers Meals to Kids Out of School Water Bottles Recalled for Safety Researcher Testing On-Field Concussion Scanners Rockets Fired From Gaza, in Breach of Ceasefire Raw: Japanese Military Live Fire Exercise Police, Protesters Clash in Ferguson Independent Autopsy Reveals Michael Brown Wounds Nashville Embraces Motley Crue Obama: 'Time to Listen, Not Just Shout' Lawyer: Gov. Perry Indictment a 'Nasty Attack' Raw: Russian Aid Convoy Crosses Into Ukraine Iowa Man Builds Statue of a Golfer Out of Balls Assange Gets Cryptic About Leaving Embassy in UK Raw: Building Collapse in South Africa, 9 Dead Raw: Pope Francis Meets 'Comfort Women'
Parade
Magazine

Click HERE to read all your Parade favorites including Hollywood Wire, Celebrity interviews and photo galleries, Food recipes and cooking tips, Games and lots more.