Bethel-Tate, Batavia boys, New Richmond girls pace county in SBC cross country showdowns

Bethel-Tate paced Clermont County in the Southern Buckeye Conference boys and girls cross country championships that took place in Bethel.

The Tigers were a very close runner-up in the Southern Buckeye Conference American Division race.

The Red and Gray’s Lance Lambert, a senior, was the number-one finisher among the American Division male harriers. Leading the county among the National Division distancemen was Batavia’s Daniel Chandler.

On the distaff side of the competition, New Richmond’s Veronica Burnam, a senior, broke the tape first for Clermonters.