Area runners compete at OVAC championships
River sophomore Olivia Beard had the best finish among area runners at the Cal Pokas Ohio Valley Athletic Conference Championships Saturday, Oct. 7 at Meadowbrook High School.
Beard finished 26th overall out of 184 runners in 20:30.
Beard’s efforts helped River finish 18th as a team out of 21 teams and fourth in Class 2A with 459 points.
Also for River, Juliana Taylor was 123rd (25:24), Katlyn Dotterer 140th (26:04), Sofie Myers 142nd (26:13), Adrianna Karpacs-Brown 149th (27:00), Mekayla Dye 172nd (30:15) and Jenna Tucker 180th (31:27).