Adam Schroer finished second overall as Clay City won a three-way meet with North Central and Sullivan.
CLAY CITY -- The Clay City Eels split their three-way cross country meet on Tuesday evening as the boys won with 30 points over North Central's 35 and Sullivan's 65. In the girls meet, Clay City fell just short of the Thunderbirds with 36 points to North Central's 34 followed by Sullivan's 53.
The boys meet was won by Robert Shiflett who crossed the line in 17:48 ahead of the Eels' Adam Schroer who finished in 18:11 ahead of Logan Bettenbrock in 18:34. Clay City placed their top-five runners in the overall top-10 as Tyler Moon ran a time of 19:30 to place sixth. Cole Schroer was ninth in 20:04 and Braxton Griffith was 10th (20:24) to cap the scoring for the Eels.
For the Clay City girls, Andrea Ladd finished second overall behind North Central's Krista Himebrook who won in 18:09. Ladd ran a 19:28 to finish just ahead of Rachael Narlock of the Eels. Amber Skeel ran a 20:19 to place fourth. Chelsea Riggs was ninth for the Eels in a time of 21:42 and Erica Kimmel placed 17th to round out the Eels scoring.
Clay City Cross-Country
At Clay City
Girls Team Results: North Central 34, Clay City 36, Sullivan 53
Krista Himebrook (NC) 18:09, Andrea Ladd (CC) 19:28, Rachael Narlock (CC) 19:29, Kelly Woolard (NC) 19:59, Amber Skeel (CC) 20:19, Kaylyn Kayley (SL) 20:49, Jessica Dugan (SL) 21:31, Kara Austin (NC) 21:34, Chelsea Riggs (CC) 21:42, Tara Shiflett (NC) 21:57
Other Clay City: 17. Erica Kimmel, 24:42, 19. Whitney Ames (CC) 25:57, Alisha Drake (DNF)
Boys Team Results: Clay City 30, North Central 35, Sullivan 65
Robert Shiflett (NC) 17:48, Adam Schroer (CC) 18:11, Logan Bettenbrock (CC) 18:34, Mark Lighthizer (SL) 18:34, David West (NC) 19:23, Tyler Moon (CC) 19:30, Ethan Jacob (NC) 19:30, Josh McPheeters (NC) 19:46, Cole Schroer (CC) 20:04, Braxton Griffith (CC) 20:24
Other Clay City: 12. Kevin Cook, 21:02, 13. Austin Vansickle, 21:36, 14. Ben Dickey, 22:34