Onalaska Luther hosted seventeen different high school cross country teams at maple grove venues late this afternoon.The Chileda Classic is one that goes a long way in determining which runners will be competing in conference and state.
Coming in first is David Vanucchi of Luther with a time of 16:52. He ran a 5:26 mile pace. Ramon Romero of Arcadia finished second with a time of 17:07. In third place, Samuel Larson of Luther crossed the finish line at a time of 17:15.
Overall, Aquinas finished first, Luther second, and Arcadia third.
The girls kicked things off shortly after. Sydney Becker of Melrose Mindoro came in first with a total time of 21:09 and a 6:49 mile pace. Following Becker was Ryanne Schnedier of Aquinas with a time of 21:17. In third place, Cassidy Kabus finished with a time of 21:21.
Overall, Aquinas won the girls head, Melrose Mindoro took second, and Cashton came in third place.