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Kearney Invitational

Millard West edges Fremont in 4A Boys.  Kelli Budd (Marian, Omaha, 14:31) wins 4A Girls by over a minute.  Fremont wins 4A Girls team title.  Grand Aden (Syracuse, 16:28) edges Jim O' Keefe (St. Cecilia's, Hastings, 16:29) in Class C boys race for fastest race of day

Monday, Sept 29, 2008;  Kearney Golf Course, Kearney NE

Results - Boys - Girls

Results Link:  http://www.lopers.com/xcountry/default.htm

Race distance Boys 5k, Girls 4k

Highlights by Tony Bozarth

  • Class 4A Boys:   Parker Schoen (Lincoln Southwest) overcomes illness to win in 16:31.  Millard West (70) puts three in the top six to edge Fremont (75)
  • Class 4A GirlsKelli Budd (Marian, Omaha) romps the field by over a minute in 14:31.  Fremont (74) takes title from short-handed Marian (124)
  • Class 3A BoysDaniel Blake (16:37) leads defending 3A state champ Pius X (Lincoln, 35 points) to win Ogallala (43).
  • Class 3A GirlsSam Souper (Gretna) wins in 15:15, with Seward (59) edging defending 3A champ Pius X (Lincoln 67)
  • Class 2A Boys:  Grant Aden (Syracuse, 16:28) edges Jim O'Keefe (St. Cecilias, Hastings, 16:29) in the day's fastest race.  St. Cecilia's takes the team title with 29 points.
  • Class 2A Girls:  Kristin Cherko (Ft. Calhoun) wins in 16:26, while Pierce (26 points) edges Ft. Calhoun on the tie-breaker
  • Class 2A BoysRyan Pankson (Perkins County) 17:28 edges Dillon Eckel (Gibbon, 17:30), with Tri-County (59 points) taking the team title




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