Tuesday’s Cross Country: Apperson, Lovan Lead Local Runners at C2BL Meet in Kalama
By The Chronicle
KALAMA — Adna’s Austen Apperson won the boys race and Mossyrock’s Sarah Lovan placed second in a Central 2B League cross country meet here on Tuesday.
Apperson completed the race in 16:48.51. Kalama’s Addison Smee finished in second and Onalaska’s Zachary Wright finished in third with a time of 17:26.15.
Kalama won the team title. Mossyrock finished in second as a team and Adna earned third place.
Mossyrock’s James Cushman placed fifth with a time of 19:38.47 and Adna’s Matthew Scheuber was right behind Cushman in sixth place with a time of 19:38.79. Gunner Mulligan placed ninth for the Vikings with a time of 20:05.24.
Mossyrock’s Gerardo Salgado (20:52) and Charlie Paz-Tapia (20:54) placed 12th and 13th respectively and Napavine’s Caleb Perz Stewart (21:07) finished in 15th place.
Mossyrock’s Micah Voelker (21:27) and Eddie Franco (21:35) finished 16th and 17th respectively and Kainen Zavodsky (21:51.43) and Matteo Mendoza (21:51.8) placed 19th and 20th.
On the girls side, Lovan finished the race in 21:33.63. Rainier’s Elaina Hansen won the race.
Adna’s Lauryn Apperson finished fifth with a time of 24:27.25. Onalaska’s Renate Prazak placed seventh with a time of 25:55.54.
Adna’s Meili Wolf (27:49) finished in 12th and Samantha Conner (28:23) rounded out the top 15 in 15th place.
Adna competes next at a Central 2B League meet at Rainier on Tuesday. Onalaska and Napavine travels to Toutle on Saturday for the Toutle Lake Invitational while Mossyrock travels to Toutle Lake next Tuesday for a C2BL meet.