Scouts compete at SNC Meet
The David City boys cross country team competed in the Southern Nebraska Conference Meet Oct. 5 at Doane College.
Junior Carter Ossian was the top finisher for the Scouts, placing 22nd with a time of 21:00.38. He was just a step ahead of Rayshun Forman of Centennial, who edged DC’s Dalton Kraus and his time of 21:00.70.
Aubrey Fangmeier of Thayer Central won the boys race and he was joined by four teammates in the top six to dominate the meet and capture the team title.
The girls team title was won by Fairbury, followed by Milford and Fillmore Central. Fillmore Central’s Grace Jacobsen finished in 20:34.41, almost 50 seconds ahead of Ashely Kroese of Milford.
Southern Nebraska Conference Cross Country Meet
October 5 at Doane College
David City finishers: 22. Ossian, Carter 21:00.38; 24 Krause, Dalton 21:00.70; 25. Svoboda, Miles 21:02.89; 36. Harris, Clayton 22:26.68.
1. Thayer Central 13, 2. Milford 53, 3. Fairbury 69, 4. Fillmore Central 87, 5. Wilber 87, 6. Superior 91.
East Butler girls second at McCool Junction
East Butler’s girls placed second in the McCool Junction Invite Oct. 5 at Camp Kateri.
Amanda Aerts won the girls race in a time of 20:10, almost 90 seconds ahead of McCool’s Madison Gerken. Three teammates joined Aerts in the top 15.
McCool Junction won the meet and no other teams had enough runners to compile team scores.
October 5 at McCool Junction
East Butler girls finishers: 1. Amanda Aerts 20:10; 9. Hallie Zitek24:20; 11. Olivia Bohac 24:54; 14 Madison Spatz 26:40; 16 Sydney Christensen 28:03; 17. Cassie Kubik 28:28; 19. Miranda Spatz 29:47.8; 22. Julia Dvorak 31:26.5.
East Butler finished fourth in the boys race behind Shelton, Blue Hill/Red Cloud and McCool Junction.
East Butler boys finishers: 11. Cristian Hofpar 21:04;15. Justin Sousek 22:01; 19. Matthew Janak 23:22; ; 22.Michael Polivka 24:11; 24.Breckin Ratkovec 25:42; 25 Ethan Martin 25:43;29. Jared Dvorak 27:13.1; 34. Hidde Heida 28:58.6.