Marshfield girls second, boys third at Wisconsin Rapids Cross Country Invite

WISCONSIN RAPIDS – The Marshfield cross country teams wrapped up its regular-season schedule with a strong finish at the Wisconsin Rapids Invitational on Saturday at the Ridges Golf Course, home of the WIAA state meet in a few weeks.

The Marshfield girls finished second and the boys were third in the team standings.

Stevens Point won both the girls and boys team titles.

Eliana Kanitz was fifth in the girls race to lead Marshfield, finishing in 19:56. Bailey Bauer was 13th (21:07), Meghan Jaeger took 17th (21:26), and Kairi Kim was 18th (21:33) to give the Tigers four top-20 finishes.

Joseph McKee finished fifth in 16:31 and Joshua McKee took ninth in 16:39 to lead the Marshfield boys.

Hannah Wilcox-Borg of Tomahawk won the girls race in 19:37 and Adam Rzentkowski of Rosholt won the boys race in 15:42.

Marshfield will compete at the Wisconsin Valley Conference Meet at Nine Mile Recreation Area in Rib Mountain next Saturday, Oct. 13.

Wisconsin Rapids Cross Country Invitational
Oct. 6, at the Ridges Golf Course
Boys
Team scores:
1. Stevens Point 40; 2. Hudson 97; 3. Marshfield 103; 4. Sauk Prairie 170; 5. Onalaska Luther 184; 6. Rosholt 191; 7. Wisconsin Rapids 193; 8. Tomah 209; 9. Deerfield/Cambridge 216; 10. Wisconsin Rapids Assumption 245; 11. Darlington 274; 12. Athens 284; 13. Manitowoc 318; 14. Sparta 326; 15. Green Bay West 394; 16. Edgar 497; 17. Osseo-Fairchild 506.
Top 10 and Marshfield finishers: 1. Adam Rzentkowski (ROS) 15:42; 2. David Vannucchi (OL) 15:56; 3. Chad Franz (SP) 16:23; 4. Anthony Weeks (HUD) 16:29; 5. Joseph McKee (MAR) 16:31; 6. Alex Strojny (STP) 16:31; 7. Zach Scharbarth (STP) 16:36; 8. Garrett Dolan (WRA) 16:37; 9. Joshua McKee (MAR) 16:39; 10. Sean Dolan (WRA) 16:44; 22. Addison Hill (MAR) 17:04; 34. Henry Hoerneman (MAR) 17:34; 38. Eli Swanson (MAR) 17:41; 40. Carter Chojnacki (MAR) 17:45; 47. Jacob Dick (MAR) 17:59; 76. Tanner Kanable (MAR) 18:42.
Girls
Team scores:
1. Stevens Point 72; 2. Marshfield 77; 3. Wisconsin Rapids 102; 4. Darlington 107; 5. Sauk Prairie 183; 6. Manitowoc 186; 7. Rosholt 192; 8. Onalaska 192; 9. Deerfield/Cambrdige 208; 10. Tomah 256; 11. Edgar 266; 12. Green Bay West 306; 13. Sparta 311.
Top 10 and Marshfield finishers: 1. Hannah Wilcox-Borg (TOM) 19:37; 2. Willow Sering (WR) 19:47; 3. Ilse Mendez (DAR) 19:50; 4. Marissa Ellenbecker (ED) 19:55; 5. Eliana Kanitz (MAR) 19:56; 6. Sarah Price (WR) 20:14; 7. Faith Dix (WR) 20:22; 8. Kari Herman (OF) 20:30; 9. Sara Hopper (STP) 20:34; 10. Judith Meister (DAR) 20:38; 13. Bailey Bauer (MAR) 21:07; 17. Meghan Jaeger (MAR) 21:26; 18. Kairi Kim (MAR) 21:33; 29. Dehlia Kilty (MAR) 22:06; 36. Allie Geiger (MAR) 22:18; 47. Reese Scheibe (MAR) 22:54; 72. Leah Brown (MAR) 23:59.