August 30th-COLUMBUS GROVE: Izayah Ferguson finished twelfth out of 241 runners to lead the Stryker Panthers to a third place finish at the Columbus Grove Invitational, which hosted 23 teams. Ferguson completed the race at 12:25.
The next Panther to cross the finish line was Logan Boetz at twenty-seventh place, clocking in at 13:00 even. Sixteen seconds later, Emanuel Villanueva claimed forty-third place with a time of 13:16. Tristan Sampson took sixty-ninth place at 13:50. Reece Hall ensured that five Panther boys would finish in the top 100, finishing seventy-ninth overall thanks to his time of 14:02.
Stryker also had two girls enter the event. Abigail Grace staked forty-ninth place out of 173 runners with a time of 15:14. Emily Banks completed the race at 22:56.