Parsippany and West Milford Split Wins at Highlands Invite

Full Results 

The first annual Run the Highlands XC Invitational took place on Saturday in West Milford, NJ and it brought some close team scoring. West Milford and Parsippany battled it out for both Varsity wins.

In the boys race it came down to one point with West Milford scoring 36 just ahead of Parsippany's 37. Parsippany junior Dominic Romero brought in the one card with a 16:17 and West Milford's Collin Clinton wasn't far behind in second at 16:23.

From there West Milford saw the rest of their scoring five come in a wave from ninth through 12th! Which was just too much to come back from for Parsippany. Final scoring lines for both teams, West Milford 2-7-8-9-10 and Parsippany 1-5-6-12-13. 

West Milford HS Boys Varsity Finishers

16:23.00SBCollin Clinton2nd
17:43.00SBPatrick Babbitt9th
17:50.00SBJack Oesterle10th
17:54.00SBKevin Bramley11th
17:59.00SBRyan Thenell12th
18:26.00SBDaniel Woodcock16th
18:37.00SBJohnathan Basil19th

On the girls side Parsippany secured the victory with 37 points to West Milford's 56. Parsippany's attack got off to a great start with Katherine Castano and Lindsey Zicker finishing second and third at 20:55 and 21:26. West Milford's first scorer, Kate Vreeland, crossed the line in fourth at 21:27. 

The individual winner of the girls varsity race was Cynthia Aguero of Fort Lee clocking 20:46. 

Parsippany HS Girls Varsity Finishers

20:55.00Katherine Castano2nd
21:26.00SBLindsey Zicker3rd
22:08.00Mia Petrolino7th
23:15.00Diana Pham9th
24:02.00SBAshley Estrada17th
28:16.00SBKaitlinn Ellicott31st