The Lytle Pirate Cross Country team captured the District 27-3A championship in Poth Monday morning. Lytle was led by JoseCarlos Hernandez’s second-place finish and 17:39 three-mile time. Robert Wagner (4th), Jose Cortez (5th), Gregorio Alcorta (7th), and Kyle Mueller (8th) all finished in the top 10.
The first place team championship guarantees all runners will compete in next month’s Regional meet in Corpus Christi.
More to come in next week’s The Devine News.
1st Lytle 19, 2nd Natalia 59, 3rd Dilley 64, 4th Karnes City 105, 5th Jourdanton 110, 6th West Campus 164.
Individual top 10
1st Wyatt Hoover-Poth 17:19, 2nd JoseCarlos Hernandez-Lytle 17:36, 3rd Noah Gilkey-Natalia 17:39, 4th Robert Wagner-Lytle 18:14, 5th Jose Cortez-Lytle 18:52, 6th Eduardo Lopez-Poteet 18:58, 7th Gregorio Alcorta-Lytle 19:00, 8th Kyle Mueller-Lytle 19:12, 9th Sean Luna-Jourdanton 19:19, 10th Edgardo Ramos-Dilley 19:26.
2nd Hernandez 17:36, 4th Wagner 18:14, 5th Cortez 18:52, 7th Alcorta 19:00, 8th Mueller 19:12, 12th Abel Sanchez 17:39.
By Jerel Beaty