Posted with permission, article and pictures, courtesy of University of Hawaii Hilo
HILO, Hawai’i – The Hawai’i Hilo women’s cross country team posted personal bests all around as the Vulcans hosted their lone home event Saturday morning with the Hawai’i Hilo Invitational at the Grand Naniloa Resort Golf Course.
Emma Heidelmeier (Pagosa Springs, Colo./Pagosa Springs HS) (20:45.5), Summer Corke (South Haven, Mich./South Haven HS) (20:54.7) and Lauren Runnels (Beaverton, Ore./Southridge HS) (21:50.3) again placed in the top 10 with finishes at fifth, sixth and ninth, respectively, for the 5K run.
Seniors Heidelmeier, Sabina Boo-Rivera (Kea’au, Hawai’i/Kea’au HS), Lily Gavagan (Pukalani, Hawai’i/Kamehameha Schools Maui), Olivia Jarvis (Oceanside, Calif./El Camino HS) and Kathy Perez (Astoria, Ore./Astoria Senior HS) were honored after the race for their work and dedication toward the Vulcan program.
Hawai’i Hilo finished third behind Chaminade and Hawai’i Pacific.
HPU’s Karen Corona Perez took the top spot after four previous runner-up finishes.
On the men’s side, the Sharks beat the Silverswords with Troy Oshimo finishing in first place.
The Vulcans will be back in action this Saturday, Oct. 8 for the Hawai’i Pacific Invitational on the north shore of O’ahu at Kahuku Golf Course.
2022 Hawai’i Hilo Invitational Team Scores (Oct. 1, 2022)
|NO.||SCHOOL||SCORE||TOTAL||TOP 7 PLACEMENTS|
|1.||Hawai’i Pacific||32 points||1:46:04||1 / 3 / 4 / 10 / 14 / 18 / —|
|2.||Chaminade||40 points||1:47:52||2 / 7 / 8 / 11 / 12 / 17 / —|
|3.||Hawai’i Hilo||48 points||1:49:14||5 / 6 / 9 / 13 / 15 / 16 / 19|
2022 Hawai’i Hilo Invitational Individual Finishes (Oct. 1, 2022)
|5. Emma Heidelmeier (Pagosa Springs, Colo./Pagosa Springs HS)||20:45.5||5 Points||5K Personal Best|
|6. Summer Corke (South Haven, Mich./South Haven HS)||20:54.7||6 Points||5K Personal Best|
|9. Lauren Runnels (Beaverton, Ore./Southridge HS)||21:50.3||9 Points||5K Personal Best|
|13. Sabina Boo-Rivera (Kea’au, Hawai’i/Kea’au HS)||22:43.5||13 Points||5K Personal Best|
|15. Julie Hedlund (Andover, Minn./Coon Rapids HS)||23:00.9||15 Points||5K Personal Best|
|16. Lily Gavagan (Pukalani, Hawai’i/Kamehameha Schools Maui)||23:02.0||16 Points||5K Personal Best|
|19. Aurea Streadbeck (Ewa Beach, Hawai’i/James Campbell HS)||23:59.9||19 Points||5K Personal Best|