On Wednesday, Sept. 4th, the DGS freshmen cross country team traveled to Center Pointe Preserve in Northlake to race the Leyden HS varsity team. The Mustangs were victorious 24-31 over the Eagles. DGS was led by Dana Rodden, Nora Joy, and Madelyn Sumlin placing 2-3-4 in the race with 48 total runners. Rodden finished the 2.9 mile course in 21:03 with Joy only 1 second behind her in 21:04. Sumlin entered the chute with a time of 21:36. Both Arianna DeLeon and Skyler Tomecki completed the Mustang scoring with their 7th and 8th places finishes. DeLeon crossed the line at 22:36 with Tomecki right behind her in 22:37. Other DGS finishers were Lindsay Spear (15th place, 24:17), Georgia Genin (21st, 26:20), and Citlali Torres (42nd, 30:42). Individual times and splits can be found on the Schedule/Results page.
The entire DGS team will be in action this weekend at the Fenton Earlybird Invitational. The varsity race will go off at 9:00a, the Frosh/Soph race at 10:00a, and the JV race at 11:10a.