The Bement Bulldog run, originally scheduled for Tuesday September 8, was postponed by one day due to inclement weather and held on Wednesday, September 9.The course consisted of a one-mile loop that the high school runners repeated three times and the middle school runners two times.
Okaw Valley’s Dominic Herold won the boys high school 3-mile run with a time of 18:14 and the girls high school 3-mile run winner was Tori Turnbaugh of Sullivan with a time of 22:11.
Results for the high school boys 3-mile run included Jacob Stoerger (Bement), 19:48-11th; Jessee Quick (Bement), 20:59-18th; Kade Alumbaugh (Bement), 21:39-20th; John Freese (Cerro Gordo), 22:44- 24th; Evan Fogerson (Bement) 22:50-25th; Jarret Lents (Cerro Gordo), 22:56-26th; Curtis Kalk (Bement), 23:16-27th; Aidan Marshall (Bement), 29:55-35th; and Kyle Dobson (Cerro Gordo), 35:47-36th place.
The Bement boys team came in fourth place with a total time of 1:48:32:00 behind Sullivan in 3rd place with a total time of 1:50:48:00, Argenta-Oreana placing 2nd with a total time of 1:43:29:00, and Okaw Valley in 1st place with a total time of 1:36:49:00.
Girls high school results were Haley Garrett (Bement), 26:33-11th; Caroline Hill (Bement), 26:34 -12th; and Hannah Hayes (Cerro Gordo), 30:05-16th place.
Middle school boys 2-mile race results included Caleb Weaver (Cerro Gordo), 13:39-4th; Brayden Strack (Bement), 13:42-5th; Brody Somers (Bement), 13:49-7th; Will Fuson (Bement), 14:15-11th; Cliff Strack (Bement), 14:15-12th; John Paul Brewer (Bement) 14:16-13th;Tyce Alumbaugh (Bement), 14:43-15th; Mark Aubert (Cerro Gordo), 15:51-21st; Kole Somers (Bement), 16:18-25th; Joe Schum (Bement), 16:24-26th; Michael Freese (Cerro Gordo), 16:37-27th; Eli Corpus (Cerro Gordo), 17:43-30th; Brenden Puckett (Cerro Gordo), 17:50-31st; and Jack Hentz (Cerro Gordo), 18:31-32nd.
The Bement boys middle school team placed first with 42 points and had a total time of 1:10:17:00, Okaw Valley in second with 47 points and a total time of 1:12:34:00, Chrisman came in third with 70 points and a total time of 1:16:14:00, Cerro Gordo place fourth as a team with 94 points and a total time of 1:21:40:00 and Central A&M was fifth with 97 points and a total time of 1:27:24:00.
Girls middle school 2-mile race results were Gabby Block (Bement), 16:18-8th; Jillian Durbin (Cerro Gordo), 16:27-9th; Mariah Corpus (Cerro Gordo), 16:44-11th; Mariss Gentry (Cerro Gordo), 18:28-16th; Addie Roberts (Bement), 20:01-19th; and Cassie Block (Bement), 20:11-22nd.
High school teams that participated included host Bement, Cerro Gordo, Argenta-Oreana, Chrisman, Central A&M, Sullivan, Okaw Valley, and Tri-County.
Middle school teams participating were host Bement, Cerro Gordo, Chrisman, Central A&M, Okaw Valley, Tri-County and Decatur LSA.