NorthWood Girls Cross Country finished 5th in the NLC Championship Meet on Saturday. Freshman Kaitlin Burden led a pack of three that included Seniors Whitney Wolfe and Hannah Brubaker to 17th, 18th, and 19th place. Jennifer Martinez was 30th and Laura Schrock 37th.
Warsaw was the team champion in regular season and in the championship meet to seal the NLC title. NorthWood will finish 4th in the conference after factoring in the regular season record of 4-3.
In the JV race, the Lady Panthers were 2nd place to a deep Warsaw Tiger team. Riley Hershberger placed 16th overall to lead NorthWood’s JV.