Boys Cross Country Claims 2021 MHSAA Division 1 Championship; Carson Vanderschaaf Wins Individual Title

Boys Cross Country Claims 2021 MHSAA Division 1 Championship; Carson Vanderschaaf Wins Individual Title

On Saturday afternoon, the MSHS Boys Cross Country team hosted the 2021 MHSAA U.P. Cross Country Finals at Gentz’s Homestead Golf Course in Marquette.

2021 MHSAA Division 1 Cross Country Champions

Boys Division 1 Team Scores:

  1. Marquette – 32
  2. Sault Ste. Marie – 48
  3. Houghton – 75
  4. Escanaba – 147
  5. Gladstone – 147
  6. Negaunee – 150
  7. Menominee – 205
  8. Kingsford – 216
  9. Westwood – 233
  10. Calumet – 245

Full team results from the 2021 Boys Division 1 Race can be found at this link.

Top 15 Boys Division 1 Race Finishers (All-U.P./All-State):

  1. Carson Vanderschaaf – Marquette – 16:45.1
  2. Eric Weiss – Houghton – 17:04.0
  3. Drew Hughes – Gladstone – 17:23.7
  4. Cody Aldridge – Sault Ste. Marie – 17:45.7
  5. Luke Janofski – Marquette – 17:46.1
  6. Brady Ketzenberger – Marquette – 17:55.3
  7. Cullen Papin – Marquette – 18:03.4
  8. Judge Anderson – Negaunee – 18:09.4
  9. Logan Haskins – Sault Ste. Marie – 18:10.2
  10. Jonathan Willis – Sault Ste. Marie – 18:20.1
  11. Kahle Jones – Sault Ste. Marie – 18:23.9
  12. Luke Ruble – Kingsford – 18:26.0
  13. Chase Thomsen – Marquette – 18:29.2
  14. Kyle Pine – Sault Ste. Marie – 18:32.1
  15. Tom Knewtson – Houghton – 18:34.4

Full results from the 2021 Boys Division 1 Race can be found at this link.

Boys Cross Country Wins 2021 Great Northern Conference Championship

Boys Cross Country Wins 2021 Great Northern Conference Championship

On Thursday afternoon, the MSHS Boys Cross Country team traveled to compete in the 2021 Great Northern Conference (GNC) Championships at the North Shore Golf Club and hosted by Menominee High School.

Boys Team Scores:

  1. Marquette – 20
  2. Gladstone – 55
  3. Escanaba – 77
  4. Menominee – 86
  5. Kingsford – NTS

Top 15 Boys Varsity Race Finishers (All-GNC Team):

  1. Drew Hughes – Gladstone – 17:22.0
  2. Carson Vanderschaaf – Marquette – 17:58.1
  3. Brady Ketzenberger – Marquette – 18:06.2
  4. Luke Janofski – Marquette – 18:16.9
  5. Cullen Papin – Marquette – 18:26.0
  6. Adam White – Marquette – 18:34.8
  7. Chase Thomsen – Marquette – 18:42.7
  8. Daniel Smith – Escanaba – 19:01.7
  9. Seppi Camilli – Marquette – 19:02.2
  10. Aaron Hughes – Gladstone – 19:07.8
  11. Tanner Howes – Gladstone – 19:35.4
  12. Brock Murphy – Menominee – 19:58.2
  13. Andrew Bracket – Gladstone – 20:11.9
  14. Nick Hamlin – Escanaba – 20:21.5
  15. Joey Lundholm – Kingsford – 20:23.3

Marquette’s Henry Wood placed first in the boys junior varsity race with a time of 19:52.7.

Full meet results can be found on the Superior Timing website at this link.

The MSHS Cross Country Teams will next compete at the MHSAA U.P. Cross Country Finals that will be hosted at Gentz’s Homestead Golf Course in Marquette on Saturday, October 23.  Races will begin at 11:00 a.m.

Boys Cross Country Takes First at Gladstone Farmhouse Invitational

Boys Cross Country Takes First at Gladstone Farmhouse Invitational

On Tuesday afternoon, the MSHS Boys Cross Country team traveled to compete in the Gladstone Farmhouse Invitational.  Seven total teams competed in the meet.

Boys Team Scores:

  1. Marquette – 20
  2. Escanaba – 66
  3. Gladstone – 74
  4. Kingsford – 115
  5. Menominee – 123
  6. Manistique – 139
  7. Holy Name – NTS

Top 15 Boys Race Finishers:

  1. Drew Hughes – Gladstone – 16:47.0
  2. Carson Vanderschaaf – Marquette – 17:03.1
  3. Colin Vanderschaaf – Marquette – 17:42.5
  4. Brady Ketzenberger – Marquette – 18:01.0
  5. Cullen Papin – Marquette – 18:11.8
  6. Adam White – Marquette – 18:42.2
  7. Chase Thomsen – Marquette – 18:46.2
  8. Daniel Smith – Escanaba – 18:51.6
  9. Seppi Camilli – Marquette – 18:52.7
  10. Sawyer Lamarche – Escanaba – 19:05.3
  11. Luke Ruble – Kingsford – 19:13.1
  12. Aaron Hughes – Gladstone – 19:22.8
  13. Tanner Howes – Gladstone – 20:06.4
  14. Nick Hamlin – Escanaba – 20:06.4
  15. Andrew Bracket – Gladstone – 20:24.2

Marquette’s Kai Chouinard placed first in the boys junior varsity race with a time of 20:14.1.

Full meet results can be found on the Superior Timing website at this link.

The MSHS Cross Country Teams will next set their sights on the Great Northern Conference Championships that will be held at the North Shore Golf Club in Menominee on Thursday, October 14.  The meet includes a 4:00 p.m. EST start for the boys race and a 4:30 p.m. EST start time for the girls race.

Boys Cross Country Wins Team Championship At Munising El Harger Invitational

Boys Cross Country Wins Team Championship At Munising El Harger Invitational

On Tuesday afternoon, the MSHS Boys Cross Country team traveled to Pictured Rocks Golf Course in Munising to compete in the El Harger Invitational.  10 total teams competed in the meet.

Division 1 Boys Team Scores:

  1. Marquette – 20
  2. Escanaba – 77
  3. Gladstone – 85
  4. Negaunee – 94
  5. Menominee – 121
  6. Kingsford – 138

Top 20 Overall Boys Varsity Race Finishers:

  1. Drew Hughes – Gladstone – 16:22.4
  2. Colin Vanderschaaf – Marquette – 17:17.9
  3. Luke Janofski – Marquette – 17:25.3
  4. Carson Vanderschaaf – Marquette – 17:33.3
  5. Cullen Papin – Marquette – 17:39.1
  6. Trevor Nolan – Munising – 17:39.7
  7. Brady Ketzenberger – Marquette – 17:46.2
  8. Adam White – Marquette – 18:00.1
  9. Griffin Brown – Stephenson – 18:20.5
  10. Judge Anderson – Negaunee – 18:21.4
  11. Chase Thomsen – Marquette – 18:28.2
  12. Luke Ruble – Kingsford – 18:33.2
  13. Tanner Howes – Gladstone – 18:34.8
  14. Matthew Dykema – Escanaba – 18:40.1
  15. Daniel Smith – Escanaba – 18:44.5
  16. Sawyer LaMarche – Escanaba – 18:47.3
  17. John Plaxco – Negaunee – 19:29.5
  18. Andrew Bracket – Gladstone – 19:36.7
  19. James Dank – Negaunee – 19:43.7
  20. Nick Hamlin – Escanaba – 19:46.2

Marquette’s Seppi Camilli placed first in the boys junior varsity race with a time of 18:46.7.

Full meet results can be found on the Superior Timing website at this link.

The MSHS Cross Country Teams will return to competition on Tuesday, October 5, when they travel to Gladstone to compete in the Farmhouse Cross Country Invitational.  The meet includes a 4:00 p.m. start for the boys/girls JV races, a 4:30 p.m. start time for the girls varsity race and a 5:00 p.m. start for the boys varsity race.

Boys Cross Country Takes Team Title at Escanaba Elks Invitational

Boys Cross Country Takes Team Title at Escanaba Elks Invitational

On Saturday, 9/25/21, the MSHS Boys Cross Country team gathered at Ludington Park in Escanaba along with five other schools to compete in the Escanaba Elks “John Prokos Invitational” hosted by Escanaba High School.  The MSHS Boys placed first in the meet with a team score of 20 points.

Top Boys Varsity Race Finishers From MSHS:

  • 2nd Place – Carson Vanderschaaf – 17:17.1
  • 3rd Place – Colin Vanderschaaf – 17:24.7
  • 4th Place – Luke Janofski – 17:25.4
  • 5th Place – Brady Ketzenberger – 17:33.5
  • 6th Place – Cully Papin – 17:48.1
  • 7th Place – Adam White – 18:10.6
  • 8th Place – Chase Thomsen – 18:23.5

Marquette’s Seppi Camilli claimed first in the boys junior varsity race with a time of 18:34.4.

The MSHS Cross Country teams will return to competition tomorrow, 9/28/21, when they travel to Pictured Rocks Golf Course in Munising to participate in the El Harger Invitational.  Races are scheduled to begin at 4:00 p.m.

Boys Cross Country Captures First Place At Marinette Border Battle Invitational

Boys Cross Country Captures First Place At Marinette Border Battle Invitational

The MSHS Boys Cross Country team had little time to rest after enjoying last week’s Homecoming festivities when they traveled to Marinette, WI to take part in the Border Battle Meet hosted by Marinette High School.  Nine total teams competed in the meet.

The MSHS Boys Cross Country team captured first place at the Marinette Border Battle Invitational

Top Boys Team Scores:

  1. Marquette – 16
  2. Coleman (WI) – 75
  3. Wrightstown (WI) – 95

Top Boys Varsity Race Finishers From MSHS:

  • 1st Place – Colin Vanderschaaf – 17:36.8
  • 2nd Place – Luke Janofski – 17:42.6
  • 3rd Place – Brady Ketzenberger – 17:57.2
  • 4th Place – Cullen Papin – 18:03.1
  • 6th Place – Carson Vanderschaaf – 18:15.6
  • 7th Place – Adam White – 18:25.6
  • 10th Place – Chase Thomsen – 18:45.0

Marquette’s Seppi Camilli claimed first in the boys junior varsity race with a time of 19:25.5.

Full meet results can be found on the PrimeTime Timing website at this link.

The MSHS Cross Country Teams will return to competition on Saturday, September 25, when they travel to Escanaba to participate in the Escanaba Invitational.  Races are scheduled to begin at 10:00 a.m.

Boys Cross Country Places First At Kingsford Flivver Invitational

Boys Cross Country Places First At Kingsford Flivver Invitational

The MSHS Boys Cross Country team took to the road for the first time in the 2021 season when they traveled to City Park in Iron Mountain for the Kingsford Flivver Invitational.  Nine total teams competed in the meet.

Boys Team Scores:

  1. Marquette – 15
  2. Escanaba – 70
  3. Negaunee – 71
  4. Stephenson – 110
  5. Menominee – 122
  6. Norway – 144
  7. Gwinn – NTS
  8. Kingsford – NTS
  9. West Iron County – NTS

Top 15 Boys Varsity Race Finishers:

  1. Luke Janofski – Marquette – 17:49.7
  2. Colin Vanderschaaf – Marquette – 17:50.5
  3. Cullen Papin – Marquette – 18:27.4
  4. Brady Ketzenberger – Marquette – 18:30.3
  5. Adam White – Marquette – 18:57.3
  6. Judge Anderson – Negaunee – 19:04.6
  7. James Dank – Negaunee – 19:27.3
  8. Seppi Camilli – Marquette – 19:40.7
  9. Daniel Smith – Escanaba – 19:49.0
  10. Landon Sundelius – West Iron County – 19:53.9
  11. Jonathan Swenski – West Iron County – 19:57.8
  12. John Plaxco – Negaunee – 20:01.1
  13. Drew White – Marquette – 20:11.7
  14. Nick Hamlin – Escanaba – 20:22.1
  15. Griffin Brown – Stephenson – 20:22.7

Marquette’s Henry Wood claimed first in the boys junior varsity race with a time of 20:26.4.

Full meet results can be found on the Superior Timing website at this link.

The MSHS Cross Country Teams will return to competition on Saturday, September 18, when they travel across state lines to participate in the Marinette “Border Battle” Cross Country Invitational.  The meet includes a 10:15 a.m. EST start time for the girls varsity race, a 10:45 a.m. EST start for the boys varsity race, followed by an 11:15 a.m. EST start for the junior varsity race.

Boys Cross Country Earns Perfect Team Score at Marquette County Championships

Boys Cross Country Earns Perfect Team Score at Marquette County Championships

On Thursday afternoon, the MSHS Boys and Girls Cross Country Teams hosted the 2021 Marquette County Championships at Presque Isle Park in Marquette.  Competing teams included Gwinn, Ishpeming, Marquette, Negaunee, Republic-Michigamme and Westwood.

Boys Team Scores:

  1. Marquette – 15
  2. Negaunee – 53
  3. Westwood – 61
  4. Gwinn – NTS
  5. Ishpeming – NTS
  6. Republic-Michigamme – NTS

Top 15 Boys Varsity Race Finishers:

  1. Colin Vanderschaaf – Marquette – 17:41.2
  2. Luke Janofski – Marquette – 17:53.1
  3. Brady Ketzenberger – Marquette – 17:59.9
  4. Cullen Papin – Marquette – 18:27.6
  5. Adam White – Marquette – 18:28.6
  6. James Dank – Negaunee – 19:13.4
  7. Drew White – Marquette – 19:34.9
  8. Ted Hair – Westwood – 19:51.9
  9. John Plaxco – Negaunee – 19:58.1
  10. Judge Anderson – Negaunee – 20:23.7
  11. Levi Nicholls – Ishpeming – 20:39.2
  12. Jacob Johnson – Westwood – 20:59.6
  13. Jacob Dunden – Republic-Michigamme – 21:04.5
  14. Micah Milano – Westwood – 21:39.0
  15. Logan Katona – Negaunee – 21:54.0

Marquette’s Henry Wood claimed first in the boys junior varsity race with a time of 20:07.3.

Full meet results can be found on the Superior Timing website at this link.

The MSHS Cross Country Teams will return to competition next Tuesday, September 14, when they travel to City Park in Iron Mountain to compete in the Flivver Invitational hosted by Kingsford High School.  Races begin with a 4:30 p.m. EST girls varsity race, followed by the boys race at approximately 5:05 p.m. EST and JV races at 5:30 p.m. EST.

Boys Cross Country Tops Loaded Field At Dale Phillips Invitational

Boys Cross Country Tops Loaded Field At Dale Phillips Invitational

On Friday morning, the MSHS Boys and Girls Cross Country Teams hosted 18 schools for the perennially competitive Dale Phillips Invitational at Presque Isle Park in Marquette.

Top 10 Boys Team Scores (19 total participating teams):

  1. Marquette – 26
  2. Houghton – 67
  3. Gladstone – 125
  4. Brimley – 162
  5. Stephenson – 175
  6. Negaunee – 175
  7. Escanaba – 205
  8. Marinette – 207
  9. Munising – 212
  10. Westwood – 237

Top 20 Boys Varsity Race Finishers:

  1. Drew Hughes – Gladstone – 17:10.9
  2. Eric Weiss – Houghton – 17:38.5
  3. Luke Janofski – Marquette – 17:57.7
  4. Brady Ketzenberger – Marquette – 18:09.4
  5. Colin Vanderschaaf – Marquette – 18:24.8
  6. Cullen Papin – Marquette – 18:30.1
  7. Trevor Nolan – Munising – 18:31.4
  8. Luke Ruble – Kingsford – 18:32.6
  9. Chase Thomsen – Marquette – 18:38.1
  10. James Dank – Negaunee – 18:54.0
  11. Ryan Demmith – Marinette – 18:54.1
  12. Tanner Howes – Gladstone – 18:54.4
  13. Adam White – Marquette – 18:54.6
  14. Birk Seagren – Houghton – 18:54.6
  15. Isaiah Lawson – Houghton – 19:00.9
  16. David Jezowski – Houghton – 19:03.0
  17. Seppi Camilli – Marquette – 19:21.3
  18. Riley Parish – Brimley – 19:23.2
  19. Tom Knewtson – Houghton – 19:23.7
  20. Bo Martini – Brimley – 19:32.4

Marquette’s Drew White won the boys junior varsity race with a time of 19:51.3.

Full race results can be found on the Superior Timing website at this link.

The MSHS Cross Country Teams will return to competition next Thursday, September 9, when they host the Marquette County Championships at Presque Isle Park.  Races begin with a 4:00 p.m. girls race, followed by the boys race at approximately 4:40 p.m.

Boys Cross Country Dominates at Queen City Invitational

Boys Cross Country Dominates at Queen City Invitational

On Friday morning, the MSHS Boys and Girls Cross Country Teams hosted the Queen City Invitational that was sponsored by Queen City Running Company at Presque Isle Park in Marquette.

Top Boys Team Scores (12 total participating teams):

  1. Marquette – 20
  2. Houghton – 43
  3. Escanaba – 84
  4. Negaunee – 100
  5. Westwood – 130
  6. Manistique – 167

Top 15 Race Finishers:

  1. Eric Weiss – Houghton – 17:26.6
  2. Luke Janofski – Marquette – 17:51.1
  3. Brady Ketzenberger – Marquette – 17:53.6
  4. Cullen Papin – Marquette – 18:22.5
  5. Colin Vanderschaaf – Marquette – 18:23.3
  6. Trevor Nolan – Munising – 18:26.6
  7. Adam White – Marquette – 18:35.5
  8. Chase Thomsen – Marquette – 18:38.7
  9. Luke Ruble – Kingsford – 18:38.7
  10. James Dank – Negaunee – 18:57.2
  11. Birk Seagren – Houghton – 19:10.0
  12. Isaiah Lawson – Houghton – 19:15.3
  13. Cyrus Hamlin – Houghton – 19:26.5
  14. Tom Knewtson – Houghton – 19:32.5
  15. Seppi Camilli – Marquette – 19:37.9

Full race results can be found on the Superior Timing website at this link.

The MSHS Cross Country Teams will return to competition next Friday, September 3, when they host the Dale Phillips Invitational at Presque Isle Park.  Races begin at 11:00 a.m. with the girls varsity race, followed by the boys varsity race at 11:30 a.m. and JV races at noon.