Best of KC is No Problem for Eagles!!

posted Oct 1, 2017, 4:01 PM by Levi Huseman
The Kansas City Cross Country Classic is a matchup of the best teams in the Kansas City Metro Area; from both sides of the Kansas/Missouri state line.  And it was NO PROBLEM for the Olathe North Cross Country team!!!

Claire Fuhlhage placed 8th individually and led the girls varsity team to a 4th place team finish.  They were the 2nd best Kansas school and the the top finishing 6A Kansas school!!!  Other medalists from the varsity girls race were Zoey Schillinger (18th), Sarah Whitaker (30th), Julia Sketers (45th), and Hannah Rodina (51st).

The boys varsity team was led by the junior duo of Brian Beach and Jackson Caldwell who placed 7th and 9th respectfully.  They finished 3rd as a team; and just like the girls the 2nd best Kansas School and the best from the class of 6A!  Other medalists in the varsity boys race were Joey Guzman (26th), Jordan Yonce (30th), and Bobby Johnson (31st).

The varsity groups didn't have all the fun as we had TONS of medalists in the Sub-Varsityraces!!!!  In the Junior Varsity races Laura Flucke, Anna Flucke, Tori Johnson, Emily Glassman, Baird Townsend, Luke Keil, and Jeferson Pereira-Goncalves were all individual medalists!!

We also have a slew of season bests this weekend!  Zoey Schillinger, Kynlee Dillon, Mackenzie Lane, Anna Flucke, Laura Flucke, Abby Shepherd, Alli St. John, Audrey McWhorter and a special Shout Out to Amanda Barry for setting a all time personal best with her sub 30 minute race!  That was just the girls!!!  Boys that set season bests were Franklin Gonzales, Montana Most, Eliot Fyffe, Detrik Ortiz, Kyle Yonce, Drayton Sharp and Nathan Neumer!!!

For full results visit our Schedules/Results tab.