Boys Varsity Cross Country · Apache Boys Cross Country Finish Top 10 In Semi-State; Dereck Vogel Advances To 2nd Consecutive State Finals

  Place Points
Concordia Lutheran High School 1st 49
Homestead High School 2nd 98
Fishers High School 3rd 99
West Noble High School 4th 163
Columbia City High School 5th 173
Hamilton Southeastern High School 6th 179
Goshen High School 7th 187
Penn High School 8th 215
Westview High School 9th 218
Wabash High School 10th 259
Bellmont High School 11th 270
Oak Hill High School 12th 283
New Haven High School 13th 302
Northridge High School 14th 352
Mishawaka High School 15th 382
Huntington North High School 16th 449
NorthWood High School 17th 471
Pendleton Heights High School 18th 486
Wapahani High School 19th 556
Frankton High School 20th 559

The Wabash Apache boys cross country team toed the line against the best runners in our “region” at the semi-state meet Saturday afternoon. Despite the cold, rain, and the wind, the boys put together their best team effort of the season finishing 10th out of 20 teams, beating schools with up to 3 times as many students. Even though the Apaches finished 4th in the previous weeks regional, they avenged losses to all those teams (New Haven, Oak Hill, Bellmont) today. Dereck Vogel finished 19th, Blakley Cole 54th, Dave Ford 79th, Caleb Callahan 91st, Jarrett Wilson 97th, Ethan Kocher 147th, and Wyatt Davis 163rd. The team’s journey is over but individually Vogel advanced to the state meet for the 2nd consecutive year.