Wildcats News · The Last Stretch

Delaney Richardson, Staff Writer
The Catalyst
October 31, 2018

On Oct 19th, it was finally time. Over 100 runners from eight other schools lined up to compete in one of the biggest meets of their high school career: State.

The boys team earned the bronze medal at State placing third overall. Senior Mason McDonald finished seventh with a time of 16:35.30, first for Millard West. Only 24 seconds behind him, junior Adam Murphy coming in 14th finished with a time of 16:59.54.

“Finishing seventh overall is something I am really proud of,” senior McDonald said. “As a senior it was my last chance to place and I had worked hard all season to be in the top 10.”

The girls team finished in sixth place. Senior Abby Heffner came in sixth and finished with the time of 19:33.60. Junior Katherine McNulty was not far behind…