Kaitlin Burden led the Lady Panther Cross Country team at the Minutemen Invitational at Ox Bow Park on Saturday. Burden, a junior, finished 3rd overall as the Panthers took the 7th place spot out of 14 teams. Burden’s time of 19:59 was her first time to go under the 20:00 mark. Juniors Emilie Allen, Jenna Markham, and freshmen Savannah Slone and Britton Jesse rounded out the scoring for NorthWood. Senior Reese Barhydt was sidelined with an ankle injury.
NorthWood will again compete on Tuesday, September 15 at the NLC Super Dual #2 at Warsaw and then at the West Noble Invitational on Saturday, September 19.