Lakewood Cross Country at Oberlin Invite 9/2/17

Photos from the inaugural Oberlin Invite at Oberlin College, run on a perfect weather day. LHS boys finished first, girls second in a field of local schools. Middle Schoolers also did well, with the girls finishing first and the boys second. The boys dedicated their win to Anne Giffels, who passed on Friday. For full details of the meet, check out the full story at: http://www.lakewoodobserver.com/read/2017/09/03/lhs-cross-country-dominates-at-oberlin-invite-boys-take-first

(click photo to enlarge)

  • Boys team poses with the first place trophy.

  • The girls 5K race was first. Here are the Rangers at the starting line.

  • Off they go....

  • Meet t-shirts.

  • The hardware everyone was running for.

  • The top three Ranger girls finishers (left to right): Abby Sacha (11th overall), Jing Feng (12th overall), and Abby LaForm (8th overall).

  • Coach Toole prepping the boys for their race...no detail is too small!

  • Team huddle before the start.

  • Ranger Joe Burtzlaff appraoches the finish line. He took the #1 place among all competitors. This was the first overall meet win of his high school career.  

  • Coach Toole marks the time as he crosses the finish.

  • Cormac Kramer, new to cross country this season, finished third overall in the meet.  

  • Joey Toole finished fourth overall, giving LHS three of the top four finishers.

  • Coach Toole giving encouragement.

  • Charlie the Mascot was unavailable this week, so Bronson did the post-race meet and greets.  

  • Sweet Victory!

Back to Mike's photoblogs