HomeLocal SportsMiddle School Cross Country:Bellefontaine, Indian Lake & West Liberty-SalemMiddle School Cross Country:Bellefontaine, Indian Lake & West Liberty-SalemMon, October 9, 2023 by April KingSHARE NOW Anna hosted middle school students for an invitational on Saturday.The Bellefontaine Middle School Girls XC team brought home the 4th place award in a field of 23 competing teams.There were 145 runners in the race.The top 50 awards went to Sloan Stolly, Chloe O’Chocke, Leila Hammond, Cameo Greene, and Lexi Lamb.Personal best times were run by O’Chocke (14:08), Hammond (14:11), Lamb (14:52), and Blakely Vollrath (15:17).18. Sloan Stolly, 14:0421. Chloe O’Chocke, 14:08 (PR)23. Leila Hammond, 14:11 (PR)37. Cameo Greene, 14:3743. Lexi Lamb, 14:52 (PR)58. Blakely Vollrath, 15:17 (PR)66. Allie Myers, 15:34The Chiefs run next in the CBC meet at Southview Park next Saturday.The BMS Boys placed 5th out of 23 teams Saturday.The top 50 awards went to Landon Rister, Caleb Sechrest, and Liam Scott.Personal Best Times was run by Sechrest (12:41), Scott (12:46), and Brayten Swisher (16:58).17. Landon Rister 12:1234. Caleb Sechrest 12:41 (PR)38. Liam Scott 12:46 (PR)54. Grady Feasel 13:0558. Andrew Myers 13:13143. Brayten Swisher 16:58 (PR)The Chiefs run next in the CBC meet at Southview Park next Saturday. The Indian Lake Middle School girls ran the 3200 m run and were led by Allison Overmyer in 25th place (14:18 PR).Laura Metzger was 34th (14:33), Karlee Taylor was 118th (17:27), and Emma Taylor was 130th (18:35).In the 1-mile race, 6th grader Aubre Walton finished at 11:20.In the 1/2-mile elementary race, 1st grader Charlie Haubert finished in 5:07, 3rd grader Xander Huffman crossed the line at 5:17, Layna Huffman (Kdg) was 5:20, Jackson Fletxher (2nd grade) was 5:21 and Andrew Haubert (Kdg) was 5:24. The West Liberty-Salem Middle School Big Orange cross country team competed Saturday at the Lion’s Coldwater Invitational.The boys were 1st out of 16 teams.Individual Results: (out of 173 finishers)1st, Asher Cole, 10:444th, Brayan Gullett, 11:036th, Zeke Longshore, 11:169th, Adly Knox, 11:2212th, Eric Hoover, 11:3676th, Everett Brooks, 13:26101st, Peyton Ziegler, 14:11153rd, Landon McKenzie, 16:00The girls were 5th out of 13 teams.Individual Results: (out of 130 finishers)4th, Addi Wallen, 12:338th, Isla Leichty, 12:5433rd, Charlee Albers, 14:0143rd, Ellery Wygal, 14:1946th, Mia Dooley, 14:25103rd, Ella Albers, 16:43108th, Brianna Blair, 16:46The teams will compete next Saturday at the Ohio Heritage Conference Meet held at Cedarville.