PICKERINGTON - Shadyside's Tara Tollett edged Northmor's Dani Blum to win a regional championship at North High School.
She earned a berth in next saturday's Ohio championship meet in Newark, along with St. John's Fallon Doyle, who was third in 19:17, and Martins Ferry's Sunshine Wrenn, ninth in 19:55.
Wrenn will be joined by teammate Jamie Truchan, who was 13th in 20:00, and Caldwell's Jenna Furr, who broke the tape in 20:03.
St. John will represented in the boys' race by senior Corey Leasure, who was sixth with a time of 16:53.
Caldwell will have two representatives in Tanner Harding, who was third in 16:38, and Jonathan Niswonger, 15th in 17:19.
Fort Frye advanced as a team, finishing second. The Cadets were led by Jordan Anderson (10th, 17:03) and Jon Anderson (11th, 17:09).