Wilcox-Hildreth and Axtell sent runners to the Lexington Invitational Cross Country Meet on September 7. The ten-school meet included teams from classes A, B, C and D. No team scores were kept.
121 boys ran the 5K. For W-H, Isaiah Springer was 36th at 19:47, Grant Henery 58th at 20:55, Micah Johnson 63rd at 21:18, Spencer Jezbera 84th at 22:26 and Karsen Klein 120th at 29:39. Running for Axtell were Cooper Miller (31st, 19:40), Tyler Hanson (41st, 19:55), Keyton Cole (56th, 20:41), Zach Arner (57th, 20:51), Jacob Larson (71st, 21:58), Jonathan Lorenzo (78th, 22:20), Ashton Kring (85th, 22:36), Ben Merchant (111th, 26:25) and Eli Erickson (116th, 27:46). The boys’ winner was Juan Garcia of Grand Island in 16:23.
see September 15 Courier for full story