Phillips Leads Bridgeport Senior to Victory at Don Swiger Invitational


Bridgeport Senior High School girls team led by junior Morganne Phillips’ 1st place finish of 20:00.60 captured the Don Swiger Invitational held at Hampshire High School. Bridgeport scored 49 points to runner-up Hampshire’s  61 points who was paced by 2nd place finisher and sophomore Rachel Lipps’s 20:15.7.


Morganne Phillips (file photo)

Senior Erika Voreh (21:17.6) took 7th while teammate Anna-Kay Haddix, junior, claimed 9th place for a solid top 10 finish. Junior Rachel Folks (22:26.2) and freshman Lindsey Deberry (22:41.30) sealed the team win with strong 15th and 17th place finishes respectively.  

Nicholas Bauer a senior from Martinsburg took individual honors in the boys race with a 16:52.6 effort. Bauer was the only runner to run the course under 17 minutes.  Musselman gathered a team win over Elkins 43-69.