Larks finish fifth at Maple Leaf Invite

The Hesston College women’s cross country team finished fifth overall at Baker University’s Maple Leaf Invitational women’s 4K, held Sept. 5 at Baldwin City (Kan.) Golf Course.

Hannah Heidebrecht (Minneapolis, Minn.) finished 14th overall after averaging a 6:47.2 mile (16:52.03 overall). Rene Buckwalter (Wellman, Iowa) came in 33rd with a 7:09.2 mile average (17:46.66 overall). Madison Rickabaugh (Coldwater, Kan.) averaged 7:23.2 (18:21.38 overall) to finish 36th. Becky Jensen (Rossville, Kan.) also finished in the top-50 (45th) with a mile average of 7:42.3 and a 19:08.92 overall.

The Larks run at 10 a.m. on Saturday, Sept. 12 at Hutchinson (Kan.) CC.