Swanton High School cross country opens season

DELPHOS – The Swanton boys cross country team placed ninth of 14 teams at the Blue Jay Invitational on Saturday.

The Bulldogs were led by Brett Bettinger, who placed 12th overall with a time of 18:03. Tyler Boyd was 37th with a time of 19:17.

Van Wert won the boys meet.

The Swanton girls did not have enough runners to field a full team. Natalie Newman led Swanton with a 65th place finish and a time of 24:16.

Columbus Grove won the girls meet.