North Penn XC sweeps Sayre, Sullivan County

Ensminger, Shedden guide Tigers to victory on home course

by Ed Weaver – September 12, 2018

The North Penn-Mansfield Cross Country teams hosted an swept a Northern Tier League meet with Sayre and Sullivan County on Tuesday, September 11.

In the girls race the Lady Tigers beat Sayre 18-41 and Sullivan County 15-50. In the boys race North Penn-Mansfield beat Sullivan County 16-43 and Sayre 15-50. The Sayre girls beat Sullivan County 15-50 while the Sullivan County boys beat Sayre 15-50.

For the girls Laura Ensminger took home the top spot for the Lady Tigers in 22:03, followed by Emma Harris at 22:12. Sayre’s Kayla Hughey was 3rd in 22:47, and Shelby Alexander and Grace Farrer rounded out the top 5 in 23:37.

In the boys race the Tigers took home the top 4 places. Sam Shedden won in 18:29, followed by Noah Shedden at 18:56, Daniel Giantisco at 19:41, and Seth Nelson at 19:42. Timothy Harney was 5th for Sullivan County in 20:03.

The wins start out both Tiger XC teams at 2-0. The team is back in action this Friday at Mansfield University’s Flatlander Invite.

Credits:
Idea/Concept: Ed Weaver
Videography: Ethan Chabala
Video Editing: Ethan Chabala
Writing: Ed Weaver
Anchor: Ed Weaver
Correspondent: Johanna Vogt

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