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Overberg Earns All-Conference Honors

By Staff | Oct 14, 2010

Emmetsburg’s Zach Overberg earned All Conference honors at the Lakes Conference Cross Country Meet Tuesday at Spencer by finishing 13th overall with a time of 18:07.01. - Dan Voigt photo

SPENCER – Emmetsburg placed one runner on the 2010 Lakes Conference All Conference Cross Country teams at Tuesday’s league meet.

Zach Overberg, by virtue of a 13th place finish, earned All Conference recognition with his finish time of 18:07.01.

As a team, the E-Hawk boys finished sixth and the Lady E-Hawks placed seventh.

For the E-Hawks, Overberg’s 13th place finish led the effort, and was followed by Allen Dunnick finishing with a time of 18:39.10, good for 26th place. Chad Loomis finished 35th with a 19:22.09 clocking, while Austin Dunnick turned in a 21:28.98 time for the 43rd finishing position. Max Jones was 44th with a time of 21:37.50 and Daniel Pelzer finished 46th with his time of 23:05.38.

For the Lady E-Hawk runners, freshman Taylor Reimer led the pack with a time of 18:40.83, which was good for 33rd place. Hadley Egland finished in 41st place with a 19:48.27 clocking while Rachel Ruddy and Kristi Wurzer battled stride-for-stride down the stretch to the finish, with Ruddy finishing 44th in 20:06.77 and Wurzer finishing 45th in 20:07.31.

Lady E-Hawks Kristi Wurzer, left, and Rachel Ruddy, right, were in a dead heat down the stretch to the finish line at the Lakes Conference Cross Country Meet Tuesday in Spencer. Ruddy would edge Wurzer at the finish line. - Dan Voigt photo

Veronika Schoerner would earn 47th place with a time of 20:54.86 and Madison Reimer rounded out the efforts with a time of 22:06.85, which was good for 50th place.

District action for the E-Hawks and Lady E-Hawks will be Thursday, Oct. 21, at Holstein.