Cross-country: Harriers open season at tough Ultimook
September 8, 2021
Sweet Home lacked enough runners to score as a team, but the Huskies opened their season with some good individual times at the Ultimook Race, held Saturday, Sept. 4, at the Hydrangea Ranch in Tillamook.
Junior Jacob Sieminski, who played against Marist in football the previous evening, stayed with the leaders for the first half of the 5K varsity boys race to finish 21st out of 158 competitors, in 18:49.3.
The Ultimook course is notorious for deep mud sloughs, through which runners must battle, and other challenging terrain.
“Jacob did really well,” Coach Kambria Schumacher said. “I...