Cross Country begins season at Belleville West

The OTHS Cross Country teams participated in a meet at Belleville West to kick off their season. The meet was unscored, essentially a practice, but it gave the JV teams a chance to show their stuff. Pictured, the JV boys team warms up through sprints. (O'Fallon Weekly Photo by Josh Dodge)

The OTHS Cross Country teams participated in a meet at Belleville West to kick off their season. The meet was unscored, essentially a practice, but it gave the JV teams a chance to show their stuff. Pictured, the JV boys team warms up through sprints. (O’Fallon Weekly Photo by Josh Dodge)

Carissa Christianson, Celena Haight, Kendall Schieppe, match each other stride for stride. (O'Fallon Weekly Photo by Josh Dodge)

Carissa Christianson, Celena Haight, Kendall Schieppe, match each other stride for stride. (O’Fallon Weekly Photo by Josh Dodge)

Aaron Reuter leads Ryan Mank and Spencer Woll through the first mile.  (O'Fallon Weekly Photo by Josh Dodge)

Aaron Reuter leads Ryan Mank and Spencer Woll through the first mile. (O’Fallon Weekly Photo by Josh Dodge)