The Western Reserve Academy girls cross country team finished ninth with 196 points at the 10-team Avon Lake Early Bird Meet Sept. 3 at Lorain County Community College in Elyria.
Akron St. Vincent-St. Mary dominated the competition with 17 points and Parma Padua Franciscan (63) and Fairview Park (110) placed second and third, respectively.
St. Vincent-St. Mary's Nina Zraik finished first out of 83 runners with a time of 20 minutes, 26 seconds.
Joey Houska led the Pioneers with a 23rd-place time of 22:34.
Rounding out the top five for Reserve were Clara Fu (37th, 23:25), Olivia Robinson (39th, 23:29.4), Elizabeth Downing (52nd, 24:17.6) and Ashley Lyu (68th, 26:29.2).