Arabians News · Girls Cross Country finish 4th at Delta Regional and advance to Semi State


  Place Points
Hamilton Southeastern High School 1st 41
Fishers High School 2nd 52
Delta High School 3rd 92
Pendleton Heights High School 4th 112
Yorktown High School 5th 141
Monroe Central High School 6th 156
Jay County High School 7th 194
Cowan High School 8th 201
Alexandria High School 9th 225
Frankton High School 10th 237

Delta was the host of the 2020 IHSAA Delta Regional held at the Muncie Sports Plex in Muncie. The top 5 team advance to the New Haven Semi-State along with the top 10 individuals not advancing on a qualifying team. The Lady Arabians placed 4th and secured their trip to semi-state despite not having their number 3 runner, Berkeley Lord. Lord will be able to join the team at semi-state. The overall winner was a freshman from Delta, Nicki Southerland with a time of 17:56. The Lady Arabians were led by all-regional runner, Katie Jones, who finished in 10th place with a time of 20:40. Jones’s fellow junior teammate, Laney Ricker, also earned all-regional honors and finished in 13th place with a time of 20:54. Freshman, Olivia Welpott, finished 29th place with a time of 21:38. Junior, Catherine Dudley, finished in 34th place with a time of 21:50. Ella Dixon, junior, finished in 34th place, Jaycee Thurman finished in 55th place with a new personal best time of 23:16. Abby Davidson finished in 56th place with a time of 23:20.
The Lady Arabians will race again at Semi-State held at Huntington University.