Girls Varsity Cross Country · Lady Dutch place 13th at MHSAA Regionals


  Place Points
West Ottawa High School 1st 62
Holland High School 13th 289

On a good day for cross country, chilly and cloudy the Lady Dutch traveled to Portage West Middle School to compete in the MHSAA Regionals Cross Country Championships. The girls placed 13th out of 15 teams in a highly competitive regional. The top finisher for Holland was Junior Olivia DeGraaf, 20:03.4, placing 25th with a new career PR. Senior Joanne Padron had an amazing race, finishing second for Holland, first time in her career, running 21:17.9, a 29 second PR and finishing 61st her best finish ever at regionals! Great Race Joanne! Sophomore Julia Kooyer, 21:20.7, placed 63rd overall and was Holland’s third finisher. Freshman Alisa Mason, 21:28.2, was Holland fourth runner placing 66th overall. Holland fifth scorer was Freshman Meredith Walters, 21:54.9, placing 74th overall. Thank you to our graduating Seniors Captain Joanne Padron and Marisol Benitez for your contributions to the cross country teams, you will be missed.