Defending State CC Champ, Dustin Horter, Begins 2017 Where He Left Off

08/23/2017

LAKOTA EAST'S DUSTIN HORTER BEGINS 2017 CC CAMPAIGN WITH IMPRESSIVE VICTORY

The Lakota East men’s cross country team got a race under their belts this weekend, and saw what kind of competition the State has to offer, at the OHSAA Early Season Invitational. The Thunderhawk men placed 17th out of 30 teams. 

Leading the way for the Hawks was senior Phenom, and defending State Champion, Dustin Horter.  Horter ran away with the victory and set a meet record by 17 seconds in the process with his 15:18 for the 5k course.  He bested the 268-man field by a staggering 31 seconds. 

Coming in next for East, with a very solid performance, was senior Logan Stumpf who placed 60thoverall with a time of 17:26.  Rounding out the top 5 scorers for Lakota East were junior Troy Temelis (112th, 17:53), senior Adam Johantges (138th, 18:13), and senior Ryan Jones (143rd, 18:18).  See times and scores below:

Race 2 - Section B Div. 1

1. Dustin Horter (12) 15:18

 60. Logan Stumpf (12) 17:26

112. Troy Temelis (11) 17:53

138. Adam Johantges (12) 18:13

143. Ryan Jones (12) 18:18

173. Will Gibson (9) 18:35

187. Ethan Swift (10) 18:47

205. Max Chandler (11) 19:09

222. Ben Reimer (12) 19:25

225. Joe Mislansky (12) 19:34

* Results - Finishtiming.com

Article content compliments of Lakota East SID, Dan Hilen