Pacer runners host home meet


Last Thursday the Pacers closed their regular season against Scottsburg and Shawe Memorial with a home meet.

In the boys race, Talen Taylor finished well in front of the pack, winning the race in a time of 17:08. He was followed by Jordan Lay in fourth with a time of 20:08; Colton Penick in fifth in 20:12; Sean Oatman in 12th in a time of 22:18; Michael Scott in 15th in 22:52; and Matt Oatman finished in a time of 23:10.

As a team. The Pacers fell to Scottsburg by three points, placing second. Shawe did not have a full scoring team.

The girls ran well against depleted competition as Scottsburg and Shawe were without complete teams. Whitley Schirmer won the race going away in a time of 20:32. She was followed by Robin Furnish in second with a time of 22:09.

The rest of the Lady Pacers finished as follows: Cameron Ray, 5th place in a time of 24:07; Melissa Furnish, 6th place in a time of 25:30; Audrey Kinne, 8th place in a time of 26:19; Emily Campbell, 9th place in a time of 26:57; Lisa Leoni, 10th place in a time of 26:59; Adeli Kinne, 13th place in a time of 30:51; and Bea Navarro, 14th place in a time of 31:32.