Boys Middle School Cross Country · Boys Middle School Cross Country finishes 7th place at Cougar Clash Invite


  Place Points
Ionia High School 7th 227

It was a tough night for our bulldog XC runners. Our runners faced fatigue, a spike in temperature, and intense competition. The Cougar Clash hosted 14 teams. Our top 10 boys finished in 9th place and our open boys finished 7th.

7th grader, Jacob Montgomery, finished 6th in the Top 10 race. While Tyson Evans and Arturo Oliveros finished 28th & 29th respectively. All three runners earned medals for their strong finishes. Scoring in this race were Jacob Montgomery (12:22), Tyson Evans (13:03), Arturo Oliveros (13:03), Christian Negrete (13:56), and Miles Gregory (14:41).

In the Open Boys’ race, 7th grader, Gavin Possehn, finished 19th with a personal record of 14:33. He also brought home a medal for his accomplishments. Scoring in this race were Gavin Possehn, Lucas Wandell (15:31), Ellis Yokom (15:46), Gabriel Hatfield (16:09), and Kylan Smelker (16:22).

Our lead runners will compete in Portage on Saturday, competing against 70+ teams! Good luck, Bulldogs!