The Muskegon Community College Men’s & Women’s Cross Country teams competed in the Knight-Raider Invitation hosted by Grand Rapids Community College.
The men’s team finished 12th overall out of the 26 teams competing and 2nd of the Juco teams. The top runner for the Jayhawks was Ben Schmidt ( Fremont HS) with a 27:26, good for 25th overall. Following Ben was Zach Ostoin (Reeths-Puffer HS), Parker Reynolds (North Muskegon HS), Mitchell Moore (Reeths-Puffer HS), and Simon Johnson (Fruitport HS).
The women’s team finished 9th overall out of 25 teams competing and again 2nd out of the 12 Junior colleges in their race. The top finisher was Grace Sweet (Reeths-Puffer HS) coming in at 20:32, good for 36th place overall. Following Grace was Raegan Lockhart (Reeths-Puffer HS), Adele Cory (Mona Shores HS), Casey Deater (Newaygo HS), Maddy Windberg (Spring Lake HS), Hannah Finkler (Reeths-Puffer HS), and Haylee Ray (Grand Haven HS).
The next race for the Jayhawks will be on Friday, 10/4 at Grand Woods Park hosted by Lansing Community College.