Axtell’s boys’ cross country team is expecting to have an excellent season and the results of their first meet shows they mean business. The Cats won the 12-team Ron Priebe Gibbon Invitational on September 5 with a team score of 29. Shelton (54) and Elm Creek/ Overton(59) were second and third, respectively.
State track distance champion Lincoln Trent indicated he will be a force in cross country as well, winning the 3.1 mile event in 18:25. Teammate Jaron Bergstrom was second at 19:00 and another Cat, Zach Hinrichs, was eighth at 20:06. Other Axtell runners were Cooper Miller (18th, 21:06), Elijah Lopez (20th, 20:04), Jonathan Lorenzo (28th, 22:15), Jacob Larson (36th, 22:51), Zach Arner (40th, 23:04), Jake Wehrer (46th, 23:59), Cody Arner (62nd, 24:50) and Isaac Burgos (89th, 27:30).
for full story see September 11 Courier.