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Multiple Teams · Spartans CC Improves at Osseo Invite


Today the Simley cross country team performed well at all levels at the Osseo Invite held at Elm Creek Park.

In the girls varsity race, Brekken Grathen continued her streak of running personal bests. This time she ran 22:55, more than 1 minute faster than her previous best. In her 3rd race in a Simley uniform, Grace Raab ran 3 minutes than her previous 5k in 23:27, with Julia Myers running 23:37, almost two minutes faster than a week ago. Senior Becca Molstad ran her 2nd fastest time ever in 24:57.

In the boys varsity race, Tim Wilmot finished just shy of a pr, while senior teammate Nick Molstad finished just behind him 18:25. Grant Dilla, Carter Bollmann, and Gabe Alvear all pr’d, anywhere from ten to forty seconds. Finishing for them were Ben Borchard and Zachary Sayner. The boys finished in 7th place with a score of 261 pts.

Dilla – 18:37

Bollmann – 19:42

Alvear – 19:53

Borchard – 20:23

Sayner – 21:02

In the jv Boys 5k, Ian Anderson went after it and ran a 3 minute pr in 21:32, leading freshman teammates Connor Hassing, Hank Cleary, and Morgan Guinta to their own prs.

Hassing – 22:06

Cleary – 22:17

Guinta – 23:46

In the jr high race, Nico Losinski led the way with a 12th place finish, followed by Caleb Brinkman, and Jacob Scheffer. On the girls side, Brenda Tellez and Stella Anderson Moye both had great races running 12:51 and 13:39 respectively.

Nico Losinski – 10:18

Caleb Brinkman – 10:44

Nathan Schauer – 10:50

Jacob Scheffer – 11:00

Shiraj Chowdhury – 11:28

Alex Anaya – 11:59

Carter Gibson – 12:06

Riley Kepler – 12:39

The Spartans will next compete at their home invitational – the Simley Invite at Simley H.S. on Wednesday, Oct. 11th.