Bellingham freshman Annika Reiss was the top local finisher at the Nike BorderClash cross country race on Sunday, Nov. 22, at Beverton, Ore.
Reiss finished 24th on the 5,000-meter course with a time of 18 minutes: 59.8 seconds. Sehome’s Abby Johnson finished 70th in 20:03.7
On the boys’ side, Sehome’s Colton Johnsen was the top Whatcom County finisher in 36th with a time of 16:27.3. Bellingham’s Cade Brown was 61st in 16:53.1, and Sehome’s Riley Allsop was right behind in 62nd in 16:53.1.
The BorderClash annually matches the top Washington and Oregon placers in their respective high school state championship races. Washington won both team titles on Sunday.