Eastern competes at Panther Invite

By Donald Lambert - [email protected]

PICKERINGTON, Ohio — The Shaker Heights girls cross country team pulled out a victory at the Panther XC Invitiational at Pickerington High School on Saturday in Fairfield County.

The Lady Red Raiders paced the field with 84 points, followed by Unioto (118) in second and Olentangy Orange High School (145) in third. Eastern finished seventh in the standings with 222 points. Jenny Seas of Peebles paced the field of 267 with a time of 18:38.8.

Sophomore Jessica Cook (19:37.9) led the Lady Eagles with a 10th place finish. Laura Pullins (20:12.6) placed 17th, while Ally Durst (20:35.6) finished in 26th.

Taylor Parker (21:56.5) finished 88th and Brittany Long (22:11.3) took 96th. Kaitlyn Hawk (22:46.7) and Rhiannon Morris (23:16.8) finished 135th and 158th respectively for Eastern.

Complete results of the Panther XC Invitational can be found on the web at www.baumspage.com

Donald Lambert can be reached at 740-446-2342, ext. 2106

By Donald Lambert

[email protected]