Girls Cross Country: Dreadnaughts run in competitive Jackson Invitational

The Dexter girls’ cross country team ran a strong race at the competitive Jackson Invitational this past weekend at Ella Sharp Park in Jackson.

The Dreadnaughts finished in 19th place with 530 points in a race that featured several of the best teams in the state including East Grand Rapids (first, 38 points) and Pioneer (second, 87). East Grand Rapids ran away with the title, finishing with an amazing 38 points as they placed four runners in the top nine spots.

Salem was third with 111 points followed by Saline (139), Bedford (186) and Troy (205) in the 22-team field.

Dexter at the finish line:

1. 60. 12 Sophia Grant 20:52.2
2. 127. 12 Jacquelynn TerBush 22:37.0
3. 135. 11 Abigail Fox 22:44.7
4. 141. 9 Megan O’Day 22:56.2
5. 145. 11 Taylor Forshee 23:01.8
6. 154. 10 Ashley Mitchell 23:17.7  

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