By Aaron Kirchoff Rushville Republican
---- — The Lion and Lady Lion cross country teams opened the 2013 season at the New Palestine Invitational.
The Lady Lions were led by Kayla Fogg’s fourth place finishing time of 22:10. Brandi Adkins was 10th in 23:13 and Monica Dougherty was 11th in 23:58.
For the Lions, Dalton Miller led the way with a time of 18:54. Austin Dwenger was next for the Lions with a time of 19:39. Kenny Nigh crossed the line in 19:57. Bryce Conrad ran a 20:01 with LJ Conrad finishing in 20:44. Patrick Duffy had a time of 21:20 followed by Luke Schombert 21:33, Josh Hodge 22:33, Brett Leisure 23:18, Will Thoman 25:25, Jon Ripberger 25:51, Zach Roszell 28:49 and Reese Fields 28:56.
The Lions were fourth as a team. Rushville hosts the annual Rushville Classic Aug. 31.
Contact: Aaron Kirchoff at 765-932-2222, ext. 114