Mitchell Gits punched his ticket for next week’s Cross Country State Finals in Terre Haute, Indiana with an 18th place finish at Saturday’s New Prairie Semi State Competition. This will be Mitch’s first trip to the state finals, and the first Slicer since 2015. Unfortunately, the team will not advance after finishing 11th with 249 team points. Connor Havens finished 31st with a time of 17:02, Cole Raymond finished 57th with a run of 17:30, and Senior Captain Ben Martin finished off his HS career with a 63rd place finish (17:33). Sam Bell (83/17:53) also scored for the Slicers. Valparaiso won the meet with 100 points.
Full Results can be found at: http://www.ihsaa.org/Portals/0/boys%20sports/crosscountry/2018-19/201819BTNewPrairieSemiState.pdf