Athletics News

Laker Cross Country Competes at Warrior Invitational

Posted on October 08 2013

The Silver Lake College of the Holy Family Cross Country team competed Saturday, October 5 at the Warrior Invitational, hosted by Wisconsin Lutheran College. The race had the largest number of participants in its history.

In the Women’s 6K event, the Lady Lakers were led by Mary Bettag (56th place, 26:18), Taylor Vanden Plas (75th place, 27:06) and Sophia Chin (201st, 31:21).    Making her college debut was Jenny Mueller (242nd place, 34:17), and also competing were Johniece Gilliam (255th place, 36:44) and Olivia Johnston (269th place, 40:01).The Lady Lakers finished 22nd out of 29 teams.

In the Men’s 8K event, BJ Ropel placed 57th (29:20) and Austin Allen-Walker placed 190th (34:12).