In a final tune up before next Monday’s District 15-5A Cross Country Meet in Mount Pleasant, the Lady Cats took first place and the Wildcats were third at the Commerce Invitational Meet on Saturday, October 17.
The Lady Cats competed in a two mile race and they were led again by freshman Haylee Shultz who was third overall with her best two mile time of 12:31.99. Sophomore Laney Hurst was fifth, Sophomore Mattie Bridges finished 12th, senior Kenia Herrera was 16th, sophomore Emily Soto was 19th, sophomore Allison Peckham finished 32nd and senior Maurie Flecker was 36th. The Lady Cats will be running a three mile 5K at the district meet.
The Wildcats were led by junior Evan Patrick who was second in the 5000 meter run. Junior Alex Flecker was fourth, junior Jose Mejia was seventh, sophomore Hector Hernandez was 26th, senior Corde Mayo was 27th and junior Alex Hernandez was 32nd.