In a meet that had some very tough highly state ranked competition, racing under some very tough cold, rainy, windy, and muddy conditions, it was a tough day for the Crusader Cross Country team as they finished 15th in Division 1 (out of 18 teams ) at the St. Xavier Invitational on October 3rd, 2015.
Junior Steven Johnston was the top finisher for Moeller with a 71st place finish in 17:55 (out of 153 runners). Also running varsity were Jacob Weisgerber, Andrew Luers, Anthony Garrett, Ben Bowers, Nick Lima, Ned Hope, Dan Hansen, Billy Gorczynski, and Kevin Luers.
For the JV/Open Race, that squad finished 8th (out of 13 teams) with Junior Josh Gorczynski taking top honors for Moeller in 50th place in 19:00 (out of 408 runners). Also scoring JV were Will Pappalardo, Doug Girard, Nick Eiben, and Tyler Rinn.
The regular season will conclude next week with the Ross Invitational at Ross High School on October 10th, 2015. Varsity race time is 9:40am.