Injuries continue to plaque the Ovid-Elsie girls cross country team as they try to compete in the newly formed Mid-Michigan Activities Conference jamboree hosted by Byron High School on Tuesday September 25th. The lady harriers minus their number two runner finished in sixth place behind Byron, New Lothrup, Chesaning, Montrose and Durand who finished in this order.
The bright spots of the evening were Emme Koutz and Tristin Ziola ran to season best times of 20:02 and 26:07 respectively. Even though we are dealing with injuries the girls are working hard to improve and that is what this sport is all about stated Coach Ekel.
Scoring for the lady marauders were Emme Koutz 20:02, Tristin Ziola 26:07, Sam Grubaugh 27:43, Ashley Pumford 28:46 and Leah Gruber 29:30 who totaled 123 points.
The Marauders next competition is the Stockbridge Invitational on Saturday September 27th hosted by Stockbridge High School.