Bethlehem Lutheran wins 7th grade title
Annie Brinson set the pace as Bethlehem Lutheran School swept the top three places to capture championship honors in the 7th grade girls division at the Tah-Neva League Cross Country Championships Thursday afternoon in Carson City.
Bethlehem Lutheran compiled 22 points to bring home the championship trophy from the 10-school meet held at Fuji Park.
Brinson ran the 1.6-mile course in a time of 10 minutes, 40 seconds, followed by teammates Amanda Benson and Ali Marson in 11:08.
South Tahoe ran off with team titles in the 7th grade boys and both 8th grade races.
South Tahoe’s Zach Powers won the 8th grade boys race with an 11:14 effort over 1.85 miles, followed by Bethlehem Lutheran’s Jeffery Martin in 11:39. Amber Ramos of South Tahoe also won the 8th grade girls race in 12:18, followed by Tabitha Adams of Carson Middle School in 12:29. Cody McGehee of South Tahoe won the 7th grade boys race with a 9:56 clocking and Bethlehem Lutheran’s Justin Grant was second in 10:14.