Although the Saugatuck girls’ cross country team was competing in Division 3 for the first time after moving up from Division 3, Indian coach Angelina Bauer said not much had changed for her team.
Different year. Different division.
As she prepared for the season, Saugatuck sophomore Lilly Francis set a goal of making the varsity roster on the girls’ cross country team as one of the Indians’ top seven runners.
Despite the fact that Saugatuck was heavily favored to win the Division 3 boys’ cross country regional at Buchanan on Saturday, Oct.
Sure, the Saugatuck football team dominated the competition during the regular season, scoring 514 points and surrendering only 32 points en route to winning all nine games.
This year’s running of the Allegan County Cross Country Meet featured a pair of top-ranked teams, with the Saugatuck boys ranked first in Division 3 and the Otsego girls ranked first in Division 2
Richie Jordan has long been recognized as the greatest athlete to ever come out of Fennville.
Anyone who’s seen Blake Dunn perform in an athletic event has seen how talented the Saugatuck senior is from both a physical and mental standpoint.
Throughout the season, sophomore Corey Gorgas has consistently been the No. 2 runner for the Saugatuck boys’ cross country team behind senior Zach Pettinga.
Warm, sunny weather and site housekeeping helped boost visits at Saugatuck’s Oval Beach almost 11 percent this summer over last season.