Akowicz places ninth at meet

LAKE GEORGE – Mitch Akowicz placed ninth in the boys 9k event to lead the Mayfield boys to a sixth=place finish Wednesday in the Guilderland Nordic Invitational.

Akowicz covered the varsity course in a time of 27:42. Devante Marshall placed 24th for the Panthers with his time of 31:22,while Brent Gray was 25th in 32:11. Austin Davis was 28th in 33:14, followed by Sam Kilpatrick who was 30th in 33:52.

Tyler Bell led the Canajoharie boys squad with his 35th place finish in 40:37, while Zach Young finished 38th in 44:35. The Cougars’ team scoring was incomplete.

On the girls side, Emily Cromie placed ninth for Mayfield, covering the girls varsity 6k course in 23:21. Alyssa Davis placed 20th in 27:21 for the Lady Panthers.

Paige Shovelton led Canajoharie with her 26th place finish in 29:41, while Grace Corrigan was 32nd in 34:47 and Carolyn Adams placed 33rd in 40:53.

The Lady Cougars finished eighth in the team standings, while Mayfield’s scoring was incomplete.