The HVL cross country team had their first meet Tuesday night at the Cougar 2 Mile in Dewitt.
Sophomore Jakob Oetzel finished 22nd in the Varsity B race with a time of 13:23. Junior Naomi Foley finished 4th with a time of 14:53 and Sophomore Madeline Hanselman finished 36th with a time of 20:18 in the Varsity B race. Sophomore Erika VanLoten finished 4th with a time of 12:31 and Natalie Malczyk finished 36th with a time of 14:18 in the Varsity A race.
The Hawks head to Concordia University, Ann Arbor for the Concordia Invitational on Friday, September 4th for their next race.