By Tim Kowols
A cool evening on the trails in Fish Creek saw Gibraltar’s Evan Henry win the boys’ Packerland Conference cross country title on his home course while Sevastopol’s Olivia Stenzel captured the girl’s title.
In the girls’ race, Southern Door won the conference team title with a final score of 53, led by Lydiah LeCloux (2nd, 19:50), Gracie Englebert (6th, 20:48), and Maggie Grota (7th, 21:00). Stenzel paced the field with a time of 19:44.
On the boys’ side, it was Peshtigo capturing the team title against the Door and Kewaunee County squads, boast four finishers in the top 10. Henry was the only runner to break 17 minutes on the course (16:53), while Karl Meier of Southern Door (17:05) and Sturgeon Bay’s Evan Smith (17:09) all came within 20 seconds of the leader.