Fredonia’s Annear leads Hillbillies at Pembroke meet

OBSERVER Staff Report

PEMBROKE — Members of the Fredonia Hillbillies cross country team had a solid showing at the Pembroke Invitational on Saturday, as six Fredonia boys finished with times under the 21-minute mark.

Chris Annear finished first among Fredonia runners with a time of 18:18. Shortly behind was Kevin Redfield with a time of 18:35, while Ledreth Velez-Olmo was third on the team in 19:34. Matt Abbatoy (20:27), Owen Ludwig (20:37) and AJ Schrantz (20:40) rounded out the top finishers for the Fredonia boys.

Aurora Merwin led the Lady ‘Billies at Pembroke on Saturday with a time of 24:47. Diana Ludwig was next in 25:25, while Jessica Parker (27:50), Marah Long (28:14), Emma Munsch (30:40) and Grace Crino (31:17) rounded out the notables for the Lady ‘Billies.