Axtell, Wilcox-Hildreth Runners Compete At Gibbon Invitational

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.