Girls Varsity Cross Country · Lady Dutch finish 8th at the Otsego Bulldog Invite


  Place Points
Caledonia High School 1st 71
West Ottawa High School 2nd 75
Hudsonville High School 3rd 109
Jenison High School 4th 117
Portage Central High School 5th 127
Byron Center High School 6th 135
Mattawan High School 7th 160
Holland High School 8th 203

The Lady Dutch headed to Otsego for the Bulldog Invite on a damp and rainy Saturday. The Lady Dutch placed 8th in a field of 12, all of which will compete in Region 3 for the MHSAA Regional Meet. Junior Olivia DeGraaf, 20:03.6, lead the Lady Dutch with a very solid effort, running a new career PR, placing 16th overall and earning a place on the All Invite Team! Great job Olivia! Finishing second for Holland was Freshman Alisa Mason, 20:45.7, a new career PR, good for 27th place. Nice race Alisa! Sophomore Julia Kooyer, 21:04.5, finished third for Holland and 37th overall, running a season PR. Freshman Meredith Walters, 22:10.5, continues to improve every meet, running a 1 minute 50 second career PR on her way to finishing fourth for Holland 60th overall. Senior Joanne Padron, 22;19.3, followed closely behind Walters, while running a eight second career PR en route to placing 63rd. Junior Lily Sharp, 26;40.5, also ran a 58 second career PR. The Lady Dutch will compete twice in the coming week; traveling to Hamilton High School for the third OK Green Jamboree of 2019 on Wednesday October 2 and to Portage West Middle School on Saturday October 5 for the Portage Invitational. For more information visit the Holland High page on www.athletic.net. Go Dutch