Cross Country

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  • Jasper pair relishes return to healthy competition

    Joe Fanelli
    August 22, 2014
    Of all the damages that could derail a cross country runner — a stress fracture, pulled hamstring, rolled ankle — Jasper’s Luci Hulsman found the one that didn’t even require running.
  • Standout runners shoot for healthy comebacks

    Joe Fanelli
    August 19, 2014
    A season preview of the local girls cross country teams.
  • Jeep runners honored

    Joe Jasinski
    November 7, 2013
    The Northeast Dubois cross country team recently handed out awards at its postseason banquet.
  • Cats eye improvement after 24th-place showing

    Brendan Perkins
    November 4, 2013
    Jasper girls cross country coach Kevin Schipp emphasized an often ignored idea after Saturday’s state finals meet in Terre Haute.
  • Cats keep it squirrely along journey

    Joe Jasinski
    November 1, 2013
    The Jasper girls cross country team just runs along. Mile after mile. Nothing changes. But then Grace Mehringer and Noelle Weyer spot a squirrel.
  • Tense spell worth the wait for state-bound Cats

    Joe Jasinski
    October 28, 2013
    The Jasper girls cross country team qualified for next weekend's state finals with a sixth-place finish in Saturday's semistate meet at Brown County.
  • Thrower, swimmer now in it for the long run

    Brendan Perkins
    October 25, 2013
    Donald Bough and Rachel Welsh admit the transition to cross country did not come easily, but both are now integral parts of Jasper's semistate qualifying teams.
  • Advancing Wildcats chase down more success

    Brendan Perkins
    October 21, 2013
    Four local teams and six individuals qualified for Saturday's cross country semistate after their regional efforts Saturday at Crawford County.
  • Jeep standout runs to her own style

    Brendan Perkins
    October 18, 2013
    You can usually find Latesha Merkel out in front, serving as the Jeeps’ compass.
  • Full cast fuels Wildcat coronation

    Brendan Perkins
    October 16, 2013
    With five Wildcat runners populating the top eight, Jasper soared to the first sectional title for a Dubois County team since the Wildcats won it in 2004.
  • Tireless Ranger junior leads rebound efforts

    Joe Fanelli
    October 16, 2013
    Forest Park junior Trey Dooley paced all Dubois County runners with a second-place finish (17:41) in the field of 59 runners at Tuesday's boys cross country sectional, leading the Rangers (113) to a fifth-place finish and a trip to Saturday’s regional at Crawford County. Jasper and Northeast Dubois will also make the trip to Marengo with third and fourth-place finishes, respectively.
  • Local teams find propulsion of youth

    Joe Fanelli
    October 15, 2013
    All five area boys and girls cross country teams will descend upon Vincennes University Jasper Campus for the sectional, and it’s almost a guarantee that a talented field of underclassmen will have significant contribution to the day’s results.
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