Illinois All-American and North Putnam graduate, Cassie Hunt won her fourth straight Fast Track Mile in Terre Haute on Monday while former four-time collegiate Utah All-American, Jeff Simonich was the men's winner.
Hunt, a Roachdale native, finished the mile in a time of 4:57.73 to repeat as women's champion while Simonich won in 4:30.70 to edge out Terre Haute South sophomore Andrew Sullivan who was a second back. Amy Hamilton of Terre Haute North was second in the women's race ahead of North's Kayla Alexander and former South Vermillion standout Julia Costello.
Northview was represented well by James Grounds who placed 13th overall in a time of 5:03.90. Chris Smith placed 27th in the race at 5:25.01 and Hunter Reberger was 38th, Logan Wegner placed 46th and Drew White was 53rd.
The race drew more than 300 competitors to the event that took place on Wabash Avenue.
24th Wabash Valley Road Runners Fast Track Mile
13. James Grounds -- 5:03.90
27. Chris Smith -- 5:25.01
38. Hunter Reberger -- 5:36.39
46. Logan Wegner -- 5:44.65
53. Drew White -- 5:50.28