Benjamin HS & MS Run at Kenton Invitational


The Lady Raider cross country team placed 1st in a field of 10 schools at the Kenton XC Invitational held Thursday at Kenton High School.

Estella Wenger led the Raiders with her 6th-place medal-winning finish in a field of 58 runners. She covered the 3.1-mile course in a time of (21:55).

Also, scoring medals were Mylee Boysel with her 7th place finish in a time of (22:04) and Hadley Boysel with a 9th place finish in a time of (22:16).

Completing the scoring were Scarlett Elliott in 11th place (22:44) Bonnie Brunson in 14th place (23:31), Elliott Butler in 18th place (24:01), and Lauren Kennedy in 19th place (24:09).

Also competing for Benjamin Logan were the following athletes:

  • 22nd Peyton Smith (25:15)
  • 23rd Alexis Lovett (25:21)
  • 28th Molly Siefring (26:20)
  • 30th Maille Ricketts (26:54)
  • 33rd Allie Fay (27:19)
  • 51st Libby Siefring (31:04)
  • 56th Natalie Chapman (33:16)

The Benjamin Logan Boys Cross Country Team finished 3rd out of 8 teams in Kenton on Thursday.

Leading the Raiders:

  • 7th Tyler Shoopman (18:37)
  • 11th Eli Rhodes (19:03)
  • 16th Aaron Rhodes (19:40)
  • 21st Maxwell Troth (19:51)
  • 24th Landon Zehner (20:02)
  • 28th Parker Sutherly (20:22)
  • 34th Gabe Elsasser (21:21)
  • 39th Holden Zehner (21:39)
The Benjamin Logan Middle School Cross Country teams competed in the Kenton Invitational Thursday night.
The girl’s team placed first of two full teams.
  • Gwen Smith 5th
  • Lottie Bodin 7th
  • Cielo Wilcox 10th
  • Mallory Chapman 11th
  • Montana Coleman 13th

The boys team placed 4th.

  • Greyson Butler 10th
  • Michael Berry 12th
  • Logan Watkins 24th
  • Miles Grandbois 25th
  • Ezra Ramsey 26th
The Raiders will run next at the CBC Conference championships. The meet will be held on Saturday (10/14/23) at Southview Park in Bellefontaine.