WC men 8th, women 9th at OACs


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TIFFIN The WIlmington College men were eighth and the women ninth Saturday at the Ohio Athletic Conference championship meet, hosted by Heidelberg University.

The men were led by Hunter Stith, a Batavia High School product, who was 52nd in 27:30.2 on the 8-kilometer course.

Gage Clemens had a lifetime best finish of 64th in 27:43.3. Cameron Phelps was 85th in a personal best of 28:16.7.

Ryan Honkomp was 88th in 28:20.7 and Gage Egner, a Blanchester High School graduate, was 90th in 28:22.2.

On the women’s side, Allison Helmke led the Quakers by finishing 75th in 26:14.2.

McKenzie Hamm, another Blanchester grad, was 91st in 27:13.5. Summer Doty was 94th in 27:14.9 and Kayla Thornberry was 104th in 28:19.6. Kelly Rice was 115th in 29:11.6.

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