Pacers cross country dreams host lone home meet


Pacer cross country teams host lone home meet

  The Switzerland County High School varsity cross country teams hosted their only home meet of the season on Tuesday, August 23rd — and had outstanding results.

Boys Race

  In the boys race, Switzerland County won the meet with a team score of 22, followed by Rising Sun with 47; Boone County (Kentucky) with 71; and Carroll County (Kentucky) with 89. Shawe Memorial participated but did not have enough runners to record a team score..

  Pacer Cooper Hon was the overall winner of the race, covering the course in a time of 17:44.

  Nathan Furnish was third overall with a time of 18:45; Cale Collier was fourth with a time of 19:30; and Luke Sullivan was seventh in a time of 20:03.

  Dylan Sullivan was 13th with a time of 22:07; Kadyn Riley was 14th in 22:51; Canaan Johnson was 17th in a time of 24:43; and Derek Hoskins was 18th with a time of 24:52.

Girls Race

  Coach Meganmarie Dennis’ Lady Pacers are struggling through injuries at this point of the season, and only had three runners in Tuesday’s race — not enough to record a team score.

  Rising Sun won the meet with a score of 20; while Shawe Memorial was second with 35.

  Individually for Switzerland County, Gracie White was second overall in a time of 21:59; Amber Detmer was fourth overall with a time of 25:29; and Ashlyn Covington finished seventh with a clocking of 26:06.

  Callie Alderman of Shawe Memorial was the overall winner with a time of 21:16.