Amanda Hon qualifies for Semistate


Amanda Hon placed ninth at the Pekin Eastern Regional and advanced to the Bedford North Lawrence Semistate that will be held this Saturday, October 22nd.

There were 71 runners in the race. Amanda Hon ran a time of 16:02.

The boys cross country team’s season came to a close with a 10th place finish at the Pekin Eastern Regional.

Top finishers for the Pacers included: Jim Abbott, 37th place in a time of 19:00; Josh Snow, 53rd place in a time of 19:39; Zach Getz, 61st place in a time of 20:28; Matt Johnson, 63rd place in a time of 20:41; Clay Meyer, 68th place in a time of 21:04; Kyle Green, 70th place in a time of 21:21; and Cliff Meyer, 74th place in a time of 22:16.

“I want to congratulate this team on a solid season,” Coach Mark Boggs said. “I also want to thank our two seniors, Zach Getz and Josh Snow; for their dedication and hard work. This was Zach’s first year of varsity cross country. He strengthened our team from the start. I appreciate his work ethic and his focus to make this team better. Josh has given us three solid years of varsity cross country. He has been a three year All-Conference performer and a one year All-Sectional performer. Both of these guys will be truly missed.”