The Tri-County Boys and Girls Cross Country teams ran in the Midwest Conference meet this past Saturday at North Newton High School with both teams finishing second.
Erin Bahler and Anna Pilotte paced the girls team finishing fifth and sixth respectively. Bahler finished with a time of 22:43 while Pilotte finished in 22:48. Bailey Metzinger was TC’s third finisher coming in 12th with a time of 24:05.
The boys team came up one point shy of conference champs North Newton 36-35. Kaden Price was Runner of the Year winning the race with a personal best time of 17:48. Following Price with a 3rd place finish was Riley Ewen with a time of 18:31. The Cavaliers also had Rustin Schambach finish in the top 10 with an 8th place finish in 19:20.
The Cross Country teams will participate in the Benton Central Sectional on Saturday beginning at 10:00.