The Oley Valley boys' and girls' cross country team competed in the annual Berks Country Championship Run held last Thursday, October 18 at Kutztown University.The Lady Lynx took a sixth place team finish with 183 team points, while the Oley boys finished in 10th place as a team with 270 points.
Nobody from the Lynx were able to earn a medal. Ryan Reich was the closest, taking 21st place. The top 20 finishers received medals.
Emily Bieber was the high finisher for the Oley girls, taking 15th place in a time of 20:50.
Other finshers for the Lady Lynx included: Danielle Vallely, 41st (22:06); Caitlin Maloney, 49th (22:21); Melissa Sell, 55th (22:28); Erin Flickinger, 56th (22:31); Jerri Catagnus, 58th (22:35); Lexy Weise, 69th (23:03); Katie Weiser, 72nd (23:15); Lauren Kanaskie, 81st (23:33); Chelsea Boyer, 89th (23:50); and Marie Albiges, 110th (24:47).
Behind Reich for the boys' team were: Dave Foley, 54th (19:07); Joe Ninni, 69th (19:35); Alex Talarico, 77th (19:54); Scott Eisenhower, 79th (19:58); Phil Thomas, 83rd (20:07); Ethan Frey, 106th (21:14); Kevin Fisher, 109 (21:24); Derek Price, 119th (21:43); Alan Brown, 126th (22:08); Geoff Eddinger, 133rd (22:28); and Hyun Lee, 139th (23:00).