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DIAA Delaware State Championships

White Clay Creek State Park, Newark DE

Saturday, November 8, 2008
From usp-sports.com - Boys Results - Girls Results
Race Distance: 5K

US#5 Tatnall girls go for 15 on Delaware D2
Juliet Bottorff wins 3rd individual title

Team Champs:
  • Div. 2 - Archmere boys 28 over Tatnall 60; Tatnall girls 15 over Archmere 76
  • Div. 1 - Salesianum boys 40 over Charter 89; Padua girls 32 over Charter 53

D2 Highlights
  • US#5/SE#1 Tatnall went a perfect 1-2-3-4-5 in the D2 girls race, with a 45-second spread, for their 5th straight title.  Their 15-point total was a state record for lowest score.  They also put their 6th and 7th in the top 10.  Archmere easily won the battle for 2nd with 76.
  • Tatnall sr Juliet Bottorff won her 3rd title, running 18:30, with freshman Hailey Pierce just 10 seconds back.
  • Archmere boys won their 11th title, with the individual winner and a 4-5-6 to score 28 points, 32 up on Tatnall.
  • Archmere sr Dillon Buckley ran 16:47 to win by 11 seconds over St. Andrews sr Tyler Gehrs.
D1 Highlights
  • Padua girls won their 5th straight title and a record 13th overall with 32 points, putting 6 in the top 12, beating Charter by 21.
  • Padua sr Morgan Morrow ran 19:19, winning the girls individual title by 18 seconds over Charter jr Kayleigh Skinner.
  • Salesianum boys put 5 in the top 13 to roll to their 34th title, scoring 40 to runner-up Charter's 89.
  • St. Mark's sr Greg Morrin ran 16:15 to edge Caesar Rodney sr Eric Line by 4 seconds.

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