Bluffton competes at All-Ohio Championships
October 2, 2009
By: Brandy Bidlack, sports information assistant
DELAWARE, Ohio - The Bluffton University cross country teams traveled to Ohio Wesleyan
University for the All-Ohio Championships on Friday, October 2, 2009.
Heather Smith (Elkhart, Ind./Concord) led the women's squad in the 5k run with a time of 22:11.9
which landed her 83rd place. Alison Janzen (Whitewater, KS/Remington) finished in 121st place with a time of 24:14.1. Rounding
out the Bluffton squad was Kaitlyn Kelly (Middlefield/Cardinal) with a time of 24:19.1, Katy Heffner (Troy) with a time of 24:29.7, and Sarah Binkley (Bluffton/Cory-Rawson) with a time of 25:24.4.
On the men's side, Andy Chaffee (Clarkston, Mich.) put together Bluffton's top performance in the 8k run, finishing
in 84th place with a time of 30:09.0. Second for Bluffton was Ben Siebert (Celina) who crossed the line in 34:07.4. Two other Bluffton men participated, including Robert Hooley (Bluffton) and Jeremy Kidder (New Carlisle/Tecumseh).
Bluffton's next meet will be at the Wilmington Fall Classic on Friday, October 16,
2009. The meet is slated for 5 p.m.