Boys Varsity Cross Country, Girls Varsity Cross Country · Cardinal Cross Country Has Great Showing at States


Brooklyn – The Big Rapids Boys and Girls Cross Country teams were represented very well on Saturday at the State Cross Country Finals at Michigan International Speedway.

Clark Ruiz capped off an outstanding High School career with a third place finish in the Boys race in a time of 15:32.  Ben Shaffer and Brent Heberling also had outstanding finishes to their Cardinal careers.  Ben finished 34th overall in a time of 16:02 and Heberling finished 123rd overall in a time of 16:52.  There were 244 total runners in the Boys race.

For the Girls it was sophomore, Chloe Kinnally finishing 80th overall out of 241 total runners in a time of 19:46.

This caps of a great season for the Cross Country team as the Boys were CSAA champions.