The Lady Monarch Cross Country team finished 6th out of 26 D1 teams at the Galion XC Festival. Racing in the heat after a heavy week of training, the Monarchs packed up and attacked the 2nd half of the race.
Sophomore Jacquelyn Witt led the chase pack for much of the race and finished in 6th place overall (19:06). Scorers Morgan Forney (20:39), Katie Krueger (20:42), Leanne Eichorn (21:08) and Emma Rice (21:30) ran solid races.
Freshman Kaitlin Crilow ran an outstanding open race, finishing in a personal best time of 22:05.