Athletics News

Vanden Plas and Bettag’s Top Ten Finishes Lead Lakers at the Red Hawk Invitational

Posted on September 10 2013

The Silver Lake College of the Holy Family’s Cross Country team competed at the Ripon College Red Hawk Invitational on Saturday, September 7th.

In the Women’s 6K event, the Lakers were led by a pair of top ten finishes by Taylor Vanden Plas (9th place, 26:12) and Mary Bettag (10th place, 26:36).  Sophia Chin placed 28th (31:28). Additional competitors included Johniece Gilliam (34th place, 35:38) and Olivia Johnston (39th place, 41:02). The Lady Lakers placed 5th out of seven teams.

BJ Ropel competed in the Men’s 8K event, placing 15th overall, 10th out of collegiate runners (29:10).