Pacelli, Amherst get Victories in Pittsville Cross Country Invitational

The Pacelli Cardinal Boys and Amherst Falcon Girls took the team championships in a rain-soaked Pittsville Cross Country Invitational. Both races were delayed and ended up being run simultaneously with the Boys race staring five minutes before the girls.

The Pacelli Cardinals won the boy’s team event, with 16 points including runners finishing in the top four individual spots, and seven of the top 9. Wittenberg-Birnamwood came in second with 77 points.

Team Points
Pacelli 16
Wittenberg-Birnamwood 77
Weyauwega-Fremont 84
Amherst 105
Pittsville 113
Manawa 151


Individual School Time
Gabe Hoerter Pacelli 18:19.0
Jay Engebretson Pacelli 19:02.4
Adam Eiden Pacelli 19:04.1
Issac Kosobucki Pacelli 20:07.5
Carson Kester Wey-Fre 20:09.8
Nolan Wojchik Pacelli 20:21.7
Otto Boelk Amherst 20:18.5
Ben Haemmerle Pacelli 20:21.7
Sam Carpenter Pacelli 20:22.4
Logan Krause Wey-Fre 20:22.4
Tommy Bruski Wit-Birn 20:29.7
Josh Halat Wey-Fre 20:30.3
Craig Wendel Wit-Birn 21:09.3
Simon Schairer Wit-Birn 21:47.7
Noah Barz Amherst 21:50.1


The girl’s meet was won by Amherst, who was the only team to run enough individuals to qualify for a team title, they also had four of the first five finishers, and seven of the first 9. Abby Bartel of Weyauwega-Fremont finished second.

Individual School Time
Jennifer Omernik Amherst 21:34.2
Abby Bartel Wey-Fre 22:58.9
Saige Peterson Amherst 23:16.9
Lia Peterson Amherst 23:23.3
Nicole Eiden Amherst 24:23.2
Marilyn Klatt Manawa 23:05.1
Dylan Werachowski Amherst 25:05.1
Revyn Abbot-Bever Amherst 25:15.5
Samantha Anglemeyer Amherst 25:15.5
Emma Ziepke Wey-Fre 26:12.1
Kylyn Kuepke Pittsville 27:03.4
Abby Knutson Pittsville 29:28.0
Natalie Fuller Pittsville 29:57.5
Annika Resch Witt-Birn 30:07.2
Lily Rees Pittsville 30:51.6

Find the full results from the meet here.

Steven Okonek
Author: Steven Okonek