On Wednesday, August 23, the DGS Girls Cross Country team defeated both Naperville Central and Oswego on both the varsity and JV levels. In the first race of the day at O'Brien Park, Natalie Olsen (Sr) took the lead and never looked back, winning the 3.0 mile race in 20:51. She led a parade of Mustangs into the finish chute, as DGS had the first 6 finishers. Team scores were: DGS-15, NC-61, OSW-75. In the Varsity race, Brenna Cohoon (So) led the entire race and finished 1st overall. She was followed closely by 3 more Mustangs, as DGS had the first 4 finishers. The varsity team scores were: DGS-21, NC-39, OSW-76.
DGS returns to O'Brien Park to take on Leyden on Monday, August 28 and then travels to Fenton HS next Saturday (Sept.2) for the first invitational meet of the season.