Wednesday, September 6, 2017
Holland High School
Zeeland West High School
On a perfect day for cross country the Dutch traveled to Hamilton High School for the first OK Green double dual meet of the season. The Dutch won both meets, narrowly defeating a talented and well coached Zeeland West squad 28-29 and defeating a much improved Unity Christian team 23-32. Sam Martens lead the way for the Dutch with an outstanding effort breaking the 16:00 minute barrier for the first time in his career running a 15:58.24. Nick Hoffman, 16:39.07, finished second overall and second for Holland. Brad Carter, 17:26.14 finished third for Holland with a season PR. Alberto Castillo 17:43.91 was Holland’s 4th finisher also with a season PR. Jaeger Schippa 18:49.55, was the 5th scorer for Holland, he to ran a season PR. James Walton, 19:23.7, ran a season PR. The following boys all ran career PR’s, Lief Christensen, 20:30.88, Noah Whiteman, 20:47.46, Ben Carter, 20:54.7, Jewlian Gonzalez, 22:49.22, Henri Holland Anderson, 22:56.33, Aaron Curtis, 23:37.57 and Oscar Rafael, 24:17.97. For more complete results: https://www.athletic.net/CrossCountry/Results/Meet.aspx?Meet=135485#
The boys will compete on Friday September 15th in the Spartan Invitational at Michigan State University, Go Dutch!!