LAWRENCE -- Fort Scott High School junior Katren Rienbolt finished fifth at Rim Rock Farm north of here Saturday morning as she was one of 211 runners to compete in the Blue Varsity division of the University of Kansas Invitational.
Rienbolt turned in a time of 15 minutes, 38.65 seconds over four kilometers on what will likely be the toughest course she sees this season. Courtney Rogers, from St. Charles (Mo.) Lutheran St. Peters was the winner in 15:22.07. Molly Morrison of Kansas City, Mo., Frontier Academy came in second in 15:26.24. Katie Tuck of Smithville, Mo., was third in 15:35.87 and Emily Sechrist of Hillsboro, Kan. ,was fourth in 15:36.56.
Rienbolt tied for third here last season in a slightly-smaller field of just under 200 runners.