Cross Country

Left to Right: Row 1:  Anna Cassidy, Olivia Rutkowski, Ashlyn Jennings, Anna Wasson, Lexi Barnhart, Tyra McClain, Sydney Rauch, Aryanna Gutierrez Row 2:  Edward Ware, Evan Bracken, Hunter Sherer, Jacob Sealscott, Gage Wannemacher, Gage Springer, Coach Wilhelm, Coach Spath

Left to Right:
Row 1:  Anna Cassidy, Olivia Rutkowski, Ashlyn Jennings, Anna Wasson, Lexi Barnhart, Tyra McClain, Sydney Rauch, Aryanna Gutierrez
Row 2:  Edward Ware, Evan Bracken, Hunter Sherer, Jacob Sealscott, Gage Wannemacher, Gage Springer, Coach Wilhelm, Coach Spath


7th / 8th Grade Schedule

Date Opponent Location
August 26 Delphos St. John’s Invitational AWAY
August 29 Wayne Trace AWAY
September 2 Greenville Invitational AWAY
September 16 Galion AWAY
September 23 Van Wert County Invitational HOME
September 30 Kalida Invitational AWAY
October 5 Coldwater Invitational AWAY
October 14 WBL AWAY


Boys Cross Country Roster

Name Year
Jacob Sealscott 8th Grade
Hunter Sherer 8th Grade
Gage Wannemacher 8th Grade
Edward Ware 8th Grade
Evan Bracken 7th Grade
Gage Springer 7th Grade
 


Girls Cross Country Roster

Name Year
Anna Cassidy 8th Grade
Anna Wasson 8th Grade
Aryanna Gutierrez 7th Grade
Ashlyn Jennings 7th Grade
Tyra McClain 7th Grade
Sydney Rauch 7th Grade
Olivia Rutkowski 7th Grade
Lexi Barnhart 7th Grade
Coach Bob Spath

Bob Spath

Boys Coach
Coach Spath is in his second season with the Middle School Cross Country teams.  He is a graduate of Clear Creek High School in League City, Texas.  Coach Spath is a graduate of the United States Naval Academy in Annapolis, MD where he earned his Bachelor of Science in Engineering and he is a graduate of Old Dominion University in Norfolk, VA where he earned his Masters in Education.   He is the Van Wert High School instructor for the Engineering program and is a Middle School Track Coach. Coach Spath and his wife, Sara, have five children, Rachel (15), Bobby, Jr. (13), Noah (10), Lizzie (8), and Eli (5). Go Navy!  Go Cougars!


Coach Natoshia Wilhelm

Natoshia Wilhelm

Girls Coach
Coach Wilhelm enters her second season as a Middle School Cross Country Coach.  She is a graduate of Onsted Community High School in Onsted, Michigan; graduate of Arkansas State in Jonesboro, Arkansas; and graduate of National University in La Jolla, California where she obtained her Masters in English.  Coach Wilhelm is entering her 5 year as an English Instructor at Van Wert High School.  She enjoys spending free time with her husband, Matt, and five year old daughter, Kylara.