The Saltillo Lions and Saltillo Lady Lions are both state bound after qualifying at the Class 1A Regional Race at Lynn Creek Park in Grand Prairie Monday. The Lions finished second as a team behind Miller Grove. Sulphur Bluff finished third as Hopkins County had a 1-2-3 finish. Walker McGill was the top Lions’ finisher in eighth place.
Other teammates headed for state are Trveor Moore, Hendrick Rios, Branson McGill, Lyle Bench, Dillon Beadle and Matthew Gurley. The Saltillo Lady Lions finished fourth in their regional race. Miller Grove finished first. The Lady Lions top finisher was Sienna Collins who finished second. Her state bound teammates include Jocelyn Ochoa, Kristina Wade, Madison Simmons, Danielle Ross, Ofelia Cabrera and Chandler Bain.
The state meets all take place on November 4 at Old Settlers Park in Round Rock.