OBETZ, Ohio (WKBN) – Maplewood’s Caleigh Richards captured a Division III cross country state championship on Saturday with a time of 18:16.2.
It is the sophomore’s second consecutive state championship in the Division III meet.
She was six seconds faster than second place Megan Adams of West Liberty-Salem.
In Division II, Salem’s Maggie Hall reached the podium, finishing sixth with a time of 18:26 while teammate Maggie Hopple also finished in the top ten, posting a time of 18:35.2, good for ninth.
As a team, the Quakers finished fourth.
In Division I, Canfield’s Nick Plant was the fastest local runner, finishing 13th with a time of 15:35.