Reading’s varsity boy’s and girl’s cross-country teams competed at Pre-Regionals hosted by Hillsdale Academy at Hayden Park in Hillsdale earlier today. The varsity boys took 5th place as a team (one place away from qualifying for Regionals as a team!). Freshman Kutter VanAken ended his season with a new PR at 20:25, followed closely by sophomore Jesse Cabrera with a final SPR of 21:18. Senior Lucas Barnett finished his season with a time of 23:33 while Ethan Wohlheter ran a final time 30:09 in his sophomore campaign. Qualifying for Regionals next weekend was sophomore Tyler Bays who took 1st place at Pre Regionals with a time of 17:57. On the varsity girl’s side, sophomore Aubrey Pitts finished her season with a PR of 26:20 while senior (and six year XC runner) Kayla Wohlheter wrapped up her final season with a 37:24. Fellow senior Maggie Steele qualified for Regionals after taking 8th place with a time of 22:10. Both Tyler Bays and Maggie Steele will run at Regionals at Ella Sharp Park in Jackson next Saturday, October 31st. Hope to see you there!