Taylorville’s Cherry Comes Out On Top In Battle Of Two Top Runners


Taylorville’s Chris Cherry took home the win on his home course against another one of the state’s top runners, Rochester’s Matthew Herren on Tuesday evening. Cherry won with a time of 15:50, Herren helped the Rockets to a team first place finish with at time of 16:26. Rochester’s Colleen Zeibert won the girls race by nearly two minutes, but the Tornadoes took the team title thanks to second through fifth place finishes.