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October 19, 2013

Cross Country: Prince of Peace shines in Tri Rivers

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"We talked about trying a few things," he said. "The last couple of meets we've finally figured out what we need to do in the races. As a team, I think all of us are coming together. We're starting to peak at the right time."

Jankowski's journey to the finish line was especially difficult — midway through the race, the junior runner lost his shoe and finished the last two miles in his sock. Howard said the team "will have to double-knot those shoe laces" for next week's race.

Sabers' Marti 2nd

CENTER POINT — Central DeWitt's Kyle Marti finished second behind Center Point-Urbana's Josh Yeager during the WaMaC conference meet Thursday. Marti led the Sabers to a 11th-place overall finish in the boys race. Maquoketa was 12th overall, led by Cale Gent's 28th-best time.

For the WaMaC girls, DeWitt placed seventh behind Mikayla Coyle's 28th-best finish. The Cardinals were 13th, led by Janie Saunders' 52nd-place run. More than 250 runners competed in both races.

TRI-RIVERS CONFERENCE MEET

Thursday, Oct. 17

BOYS

Team standings

1. Marquette Catholic 37; 2. Prince of Peace 51; 3. Springville-Central 68; 4. Calamus-Wheatland 102; 5. Alburnett 106; 6. Easton Valley 129.

Individual leaders

1. Lucas Schmidt (Marquette) 17:49; 2. Sam Lorimer (Springville) 18:06; 3. Evan Boss (North Linn) 18:09; 4. Sam Reilly (Midland) 18:40; 5. Devin Bly (PoP) 19:00.

PRINCE OF PEACE — 5. Dev. Bly 19:00; 8. Dermot Bly 19:14; 12. Jacob Jankowski 19:27; 17. Seth Moeller 19:35; 19. Caleb Kitteringham 19:59.

MARQUETTE CATHOLIC — 1. Schmidt 17:49; 6. Karter Kilburg 19:05; 9. Logan Schroeder 19:22; 13. Lucas Frank 19:28; 16. Kelby Mueller 19:33; 18. Sam Peters 19:43; 22. Michael Peters 20:11.

CALAMUS-WHEATLAND — 11. Cole Moeller 19:26; 14. David Benischek 19:31; 20. John Licth 20:02; 38. Liam Ballanger 24:30; 42. Aaron Dierickx 35:53.

EASTON VALLEY — 23. Andrew Kilburg 20:14; 25. Drake Reuter 21:07; 34. Wyatt Bierman 22:48; 35. Dustin Lippens 22:58; 36. Jordan Secor 23:12.

GIRLS

Team standings

1. North Linn 22; 2. Calamus-Wheatland 70; 3. Springville-Central 79; 4. Easton Valley 88; 5. Marquette Catholic 117; 6. East Buchanan.

Individual leaders

1. Nicole Miller (North Linn) 15:33; 2. Jackie Kokjohn (PoP) 15:34; 3. Megan Slattery (Cal-Wheat) 15:43; 4. Hanna Adams (North Linn) 16:07; 5. Meghan McLaughlin (EV) 16:13.

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