Buchanan girls finish 18th at Portage InvitationalPublished 8:01am Monday, October 12, 2009
PORTAGE – The Buchanan girls’ cross country team finished 18th at the Portage Invitational on Saturday in Division 3.
The Bucks’ boys’ team finished 30th.
Hanover-Horton won the girls’ championship with 72 points. Buchanan finished with 503 points.
Devan John of Allendale was the overall winner with a time of 18:00.7.
Buchanan’s Torrie Eger finished 47th with a time of 20:26.
Elizabeth Hein was 81st (21:38), Stephanie Reith 95th (22:03), Allison Mitchell 112th (22:29), Ashley Best 168th (23:44), Shanen Green 190th (24:42) and Ashlyn Pastryk 192nd (24:48).
Calvin Christian won the boys’ title with 91 points.
The Bucks finished with 742 points.
Durand’s David Madrigal was the overall winner with a time of 15:36.4.
Carsten McCarty led the Bucks with a time of 18:43 and a finish of 111th.
Rick Reith was 112th (18:44), Alex Egar 150th (19:23), John Querl 176th (19:54), John Kuntz 193rd (20:41), Pat Wheatley 209th (21:30) and Jacob Ferris 217th (22:19).