A crisp fall day and bright sunshine provided excellent conditions for the 2010 Northwest Conference Cross County meet hosted by Lincolnview at a course just east of the Van Wert County Hospital. Columbus Grove captured the boys title by just three points over Crestview. Defending boys champ, Spencerville, finished third.
Spencerville senior Kevin Lenhart had the best individual time of 16:28 and was voted by the coaches as NWC Male Runner of theYear.
Columbus Grove’s Terry Schnipke was voted Boys Coach of the Year.
In the junior high competition, Lincolnview won the boys race with 34 points.
2010 NWC Boys Cross Country Standings
|Team||NWC CC Championships|
|1. Columbus Grove||51|
|4. Lima Central Catholic||109|
|7. Allen East||150|
First Team All-Conference
Kevin Lenhart, Spencerville
Matthew Herron, Bluffton
Jake Graham, Columbus Grove
Jim Kesner, Lima Central Catholic
Garret Gleckler, Crestview