Avon captures 2022 SWC Girls Cross Country Championship; Olmsted Falls’ Clute wins fourth straight individual title

ELYRIA, Ohio – Avon High School captured the 2022 Southwestern Conference Girls Cross Country Championship Saturday (October 15) on the campus of Lorain County Community College. It is the Eagles’ second straight league title. [Complete Results]

Katie Clute
Champion Katie Clute

Olmsted Falls senior Katie Clute stole the show by winning the SWC individual title for a fourth straight season. The Oregon commit completed the 5,000 meter course in 18:16.80, beating the field by over 90 seconds.

Avon’s Kaitlyn Reese took runner-up by crossing the line in 19:51.23. Four of her teammates finished in the top 13 to help the Eagles compile a league-best 40 team points. Anna Argabright (20:18.49) placed fifth, Anika Singh (20:34.68) was ninth, Maddie Gettings (20:55.99) took 11th and Sarah Pomfrey (21:09.68) finished 13th.

Amherst Steele High School placed second as a team with 51 points, while Olmsted Falls finished third with 71 points and Berea-Midpark was fourth with 82 points.

Team Results
1. Avon – 40
2. Amherst Steele – 51
3. Olmsted Falls – 71
4. Berea-Midpark – 82
5. Avon Lake – 106
6. North Ridgeville – 171
7. Midview – 203
8. Elyria– NTS