The Emporia Gazette

Two Northern Heights High School runners brought home medals during the Wamego Invitational, Saturday morning.

Junior Jerrod Campbell placed 12th overall in the men’s 5,000-meter dash. Freshman Cooper Hamlin was 15th in the race.

The cross country team sent eight runners to the meet. According to a Facebook post, all eight runners improved on their times over last week.

Mens 5,000-meter dash

Jerrod Campbell — 19:28

Cooper Hamlin — 19:42

Grady Tiffany — 21:41

Ryder McGuire — 22:36

Women’s 5,000-meter dash

Teagan Hines — 28:21

Taylor Pringle — 28:22

Kylee White — 29:21

Bethany Dedonder — 36:50

Northern Heights next competes at home on Sept. 17 with the Northern Heights Invitational at The Orchard.

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