WVWC cross country teams run at Louisville

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — The West Virginia Wesleyan cross country program competed at the Live in Lou Classic on Saturday (October 1) in Louisville, Ky. The men`s team ran an 8K and finished 16th out of 45 teams, while the women’s squad ran a 6K and finished 27th out of 40 teams.

On the women’s side, Leigha Hall finished 36th with a time of 19:49.5 and ran for a pace of 5:19. Dakota Johnson finished 85th with a time of 20:37.6 and ran a pace of 5:31.9. Marimo Akita (21:55.8) and Kristina Lesho (22:00.3) finished 192nd and 199th.

On the men’s side, Cade Robinson finished 42nd with a time of 26:24.1 and ran for a pace of 26:24.1. Anthony Sanders finished 51st with a time of 26:31.6 and ran for a pace of 5:20.2. Damon Martin finished 121st overall with a time of 27:25.4. Evan Pyles finished 137th overall with a time of 27:35. Jacob Defibaugh (27:53.7), Elijah Hannig (28:10) and Christian Cimaglia (28:10.8) finished 171st, 194th, and 197th.

Both cross country teams will be back in action on Saturday (Oct. 22) at the Lawrence County Fairgrounds in Slippery Rock, Pa. for the Bill Lennox Invitational.

Featured

SHOPS & SERVICES

Commission to apply for grant that would cover partial cost of rehabbing high school tennis courts

BUCKHANNON – The Upshur County Commission agreed to apply for a grant that would cover the cost of restoring and rehabilitating the tennis courts at the Buckhannon-Upshur High School. The commission approved applying for a Land and Water Conservation Grant […]

Become a premium member to unlock immediate access to this story — and thousands more. Free trial available! Signing up is easy — just tap the button below.

SHOPS & SERVICES

Upshur County Sports Calendar

MONDAY (Dec. 5) TUESDAY (Dec. 6) Basketball WEDNESDAY (Dec. 7) Basketball Swimming THURSDAY (Dec. 8) Basketball Wrestling FRIDAY (Dec. 9) Basketball SATURDAY (Dec. 10) Basketball SUNDAY (Dec. 11)

Bennett breaks school record as swim Bucs beat G-W in dual home meet

BUCKHANNON – The Buckhannon-Upshur swim Buccaneers won six events and downed the George Washington Patriots in a home dual outing last week at the West Virginia Wesleyan pool. The Bucs outscored George Washington by a 57-41 score. Buckhannon-Upshur claimed four […]

Become a premium member to unlock immediate access to this story — and thousands more. Free trial available! Signing up is easy — just tap the button below.

Lady Buc swimmers lose dual outing to George Washington

BUCKHANNON – The Buckhannon-Upshur Lady Buc swimmers won six of 11 events but wound up dropping a dual meet with the visiting George Washington Patriots last week at the West Virginia Wesleyan College pool. The Lady Bucs won four individual […]

Become a premium member to unlock immediate access to this story — and thousands more. Free trial available! Signing up is easy — just tap the button below.

SHOPS & SERVICES

Glenville State University hosts NHLA Lumber Grading Training

GLENVILLE, WV – Last month, Glenville State University hosted a Lumber Grading Training through the Appalachian Hardwood Training Initiative and the National Hardwood Lumber Association (NHLA). NHLA Lumber Inspector Mark Depp was on hand for