Lady Knight XC sees bright spots with slim lineup at Wauconda Invite

By on September 16, 2010

WAUCONDA—Still working to get a full lineup from injuries and illness, the Lady Knights cross country team went north and saw some individual fortunes turn that way, as well.

The Wauconda Invitational had Kaneland field a select group of varsity and JV runners. Team-wise in the F/S race, Lake Forest took the meet with 59 points, followed by Cary-Grove (89) and West Chicago (140).

Sophomore Ashley Castellanos finished fourth overall in the frosh/soph race with a time of 17 minutes, two seconds, beating Lake Forest’s Lisa Bennatan by five seconds.

In ninth place, Abby Dodis finished the course in 17:20.

Anna Piazza took 40th with a time of 18:36. Teammate Morgan Modaff took 107th with a time of 20:13.

Varsity action saw Crystal Lake Central win the meet with 48 points.

The top runner for Kaneland was Shaela Collins at 22:37, good for 102nd place out of 172 runners.

Coming up for KHS girls cross country: hosting the Eddington Invite on Saturday, Sept. 18, at Elburn Woods.