High School Sports

High school girls’ cross country: Mount Union edges Philipsburg-Osceola on tie-breaker

Philipsburg-Osceola had three of the top five runners and finished in a 29-29 deadlock with Mount Union, but the Lady Trojans won the tie-breaker to earn the team victory Thursday.

Following a Huntingdon runner, Kylie Whitehead was second for P-O in 24 minutes, 5 seconds over 3.1 miles, with teammate Mandy Schmidt was third in 24:56. Kristen Bennett was fifth.