2012 - Varsity Boys


Varsity Boys Cross Country

Coach Rob Nieto

Overall Record - 5-11 - Conference Record - 4-7

Delton Kellogg Invitational Champions

FRONT ROW - Shelby Green, Sydnee Baker, Maggie Sikkema, Abby Johnson
BACK ROW - Coach Rob Nieto, Zach Richards, Cody Bavin, Devin Johnson, Josh Mussche, Doug Keto, Austin Salome
NOT PICTURED - Saleh Hasan, Michael Richardson, Dylan Wright, Rush Rodwan

Individual Highlights

Zach Richards - MHSAA State Qualifier, MHSAA Regional 5th Place, 1st Team Wolverine Conference, 
Team Most Valuable Runner
Doug Keto - Neal Edwards Hardest Worker Award
Devin Johnson - Team Most Improved Runner
Michael Richardson - 3 Year Varsity Award

Game Information


2012 MHSAA State Finals
Zach Richards ran an awesome cross country race for Comstock HS at the 2012 MHSAA State Finals at MIS Speedway, finishing in 41st place.
MHSAA Regional Finals
Comstock - 9th place
10-20 Kalamazoo Christian Meet
On Saturday, the Comstock Cross Country Team ran in the Kalamazoo Christian Invitational. On a rainy day and a very muddy course, the team did their best and finished 3 points from taking home a trophy finishing third out of nine teams. Four runners took home medals with Zach Richards finishing second out of 78 runners with a time of 17:20, Doug Keto PR'd with a time of 18:34 finishing ninth, Devin johnson and Austin Salome finished back to back at fourteenth and fifteenth with time of 18:56 and 19:01. 
10-16 - Wolverine Conference Meet
Last night the Comstock Varsity Cross Country Team competed in the Wolverine Conference Meet in Grand Junction Michigan. Zach Richards earned All-Conference honors by finishing 12th with a time of 17:29, making him the fastest Sophomore in the Conference, congratulations Zach! Doug Keto and Devin Johnson ran well together the whole race with Doug edging Devin at the end, but Devin recorded a PR with a time of 18:53. Rush Rodwan ran very well in his cross country debut with a time of 23:17. 
10-9 - Paw Paw Quad
Comstock - 17 - Paw Paw 45
Comstock - 43 - Vicksburg 18
Comstock - 46 - Otsego 16
The team was led by Zach Richards once again taking 7th overall, followed by Doug Keto with a time of 19:42 on a very difficult course. Devin Johnson had the most exciting finish of the night edging an Otsego runner to the finish line by two one hundreds of a second. Great job to all the runners!
9-25 - Coloma Tri Meet
Comstock 21 - Coloma 35
Comstock 27 - Edwardsburg 28
Zach Richards took first overall for the first time in his career, with a time of 18:15. Doug Keto took fifth and fast rising Freshmen Austin Salome sixth. The boys team is now 3-3 on the season in conference meets. 
Comstock 34 - Three Rivers 21

Comstock 35 - Allegan 20

Comstock 30 - Berrien Springs 26

9-20 - Delton Invitational - 1st Place
Last night the Comstock Varsity Cross Country Team took first place out of seven teams at the Delton Invitational. The team has been working very hard and it paid off with five Comstock runners medaling. Doug Keto took a 3rd place overall out of 41 runners. Freshmen Austin Salome took 8th, Devin Johnson finished 9th and Josh Mussche 13th, all medaling. Great job to everyone, it was a total team effort and great momentum for Saturdays Comstock Invitational.
9-11 - Comstock Tri Meet
Comstock 23 - Dowagiac 36
Comstock 46 - South Haven 16
South Haven 15 - Dowagiac 49
Yesterday the Comstock Varsity Cross Country team ran in a tri meet against South Haven and Dowagiac. The Boys team defeated Dowagiac, but were defeated by a very strong South Haven team. Leading the way for the Colts was Zach Richards with a time of 19:12 finishing 5th overall. Devin Johnson continues to improve and surprise with a time of 22:10, Saleh Hassan had a great first race of the season and pulled double duty yesterday by also playing in Comstocks Varsity soccer game. Cody Bavin battled through injury and showed some guts by finishing with a time of 23:22. Great job to all the runners who ran their hardest on a warm day and difficult course.