Oakland Mills, Glenelg capture titles Cross country

October 26, 1990|By Rick Belz

Oakland Mills won its seventh straight boys Howard County Cross Country Championship yesterday at Howard Community College.

And Glenelg won its first girls title since 1984, ending a five-year streak of titles by Atholton.

Senior Pat Rodrigues of Centennial broke his own course record by two seconds, winning his third straight county title in 15 minutes, 59 seconds. Rodrigues, a two-time state champion, pulled away from runner-up Joe Drissel of Oakland Mills at the mile mark and was never threatened.

Senior Kristina Adams of Glenelg broke away from a pack of seven runners during the second mile and handily won the girls race in 19:26. The runner-up was her sister, freshman Alicia Adams, whose time was 19:51.

BOYS

Team scores: 1. Oakland Mills 26; 2. Centennial 67; 3. Atholton 81; 4. Glenelg 109; 5. Wilde Lake 119; 6. Mt. Hebron 137; 7. Howard 156; 8. Hammond 213.

Top 15 finishers: 1. Patrick Rodrigues, Centennial, 15:59; 2. Joseph Drissel, Oakland Mills, 16:18; 3. Paul Schoeny, Oakland Mills, 16:31; 4. Gerard Hogan, Glenelg, 16:38; 5. Bryan Townsend, Atholton, 16:42; 6. Kenneth Plasse, Oakland Mills, 16:48; 7. William Dye, Oakland Mills, 16:52; 8. Mathew Bond, Oakland Mills, 16:57; 9. Brandon Hart, Oakland Mills, 17:08; 10. Jason Bourke, Wilde Lake, 17:13; 11. Phillip Harries, Atholton, 17:24; 12. Larry Sheffield, Wilde Lake, 17:29; 13. Joe Rankin, Glenelg, 17:34; 14. Nathan Bucks, Centennial, 17:41; 15. Mark James, Centennial, 17:43.

...GIRLS

Team scores: 1. Glenelg 34; 2. Atholton 43; 3. Centennial 59; 4. Mt. Hebron 115; 5. Oakland Mills 125; Howard, Hammond, Wilde Lake incomplete teams.

Top 15 finishers: 1. Kristina Adams, Glenelg, 19:26; 2. Alicia Adams, Glenelg, 19:51; 3. Alicia Brown, Oakland Mills, 20:07; 4. Tara Getschman, Atholton, 20:17; 5. Laurie Atherholt, Atholton, 20:25; 6. Katie Terry, Glenelg, 20:29; 7. Amanda Cox, Centennial, 20:37; 8. Amanda Walburn, Centennial, 20:55; 9. Ana DoCouto, Atholton, 21:30; 10. Vonda Jones, Atholton, 21:33; 11. Megan Gralia, Centennial, 21:44; 12. Kelly Pelovitz, Glenelg, 21:58; 13. Becky Mitchell, Glenelg, 21:59; 14. Tina Rankin, Glenelg, 22:02; 15. Wendy Majowski, Atholton, 22:11.

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