Meis 4th at Holstein
John Meis of Bishop Garrigan placed fourth at the Tim Thomas Classic ran at the Holstein Country Club on Saturday, Sept. 8. It was a good day overall for the black-and-gold as two of his teammates for the boys and one on the girls’ side earned medals in the meet.
John Meis’ fourth clocking was 17:31.96 in his first meet of the year as he also plays football for the undefeated Golden Bears. The other medal winners were Joseph Meis in eighth place in 18:11.06 and Quinn Swift in 36th with his time of 20:00.33.
Rounding out the black-and-gold varsity runners were Austin VonBank in 94th place in 24:25.57 closely followed by Joseph Bonnstetter in 95th place with a clocking of 24:27.12 and Xander Darling took 98th place in 24:39.24.
For more on this story, please see the September 13th issue of the Kossuth County Advance