Arabians take 2nd in District XC, advance to Regionals

Carrizo Springs narrowly beat the Devine Arabians in the District 29-4A Cross Country Meet that was hosted by Lytle on October 11. The Wildcats earned a 1st, 5th, and 10th place finish in the top 10 while Devine had 2nd, 3rd, and 7th places. Both Devine and Carrizo Springs will represent the district in next Monday afternoon’s Regional Meet to be held in Corpus Christi.
Team results: 1st-Carrizo Springs-32; 2nd-Devine-40; 3rd-Pearsall-70; 4th-Crystal City-89.
Individual top 10: 1st-Yanel Garza-Carrizo Springs-12:32, 2nd-Brooke Runyan-Devine-12:32; 3rd-Espi Mendoza-Devine-12:33; 4th-Clarissa Cantu-Lytle-12:43; 5th-Hunter Gest-Carrizo Springs-12:45; 6th-Nayeli Garcia-Crystal City-12:59; 7th-Brianna Bernal-Devine-13:02; 8th-Brianna Moreno-Pearsall-13:09; 10th-Destiny Medina-Carrizo Springs-13:13.
Arabians: 13th-Mari Murillo-13:33; 16th-Abigail Whitaker-13:41; 17th-Brianna Bowyer-13:18; 19th-Victoria Whitaker-13:54.
By Jerel Beaty
Staff Writer