Natalia 1st Annual XC Invitational recap

Lady Mustangs: Kendall Tanner, Addison Crowther, Trista Boucher, Jasmine Riso, Liberty Gilkey, Britney Castro, Meg Martinez.

Natalia Cross Country coach Kim Lane hosted her first meet as a head coach last Saturday as Devine, Hondo, Jourdanton, Pleasanton, Poteet, Davenport and her Mustang teams competed in the 1st Annual XC Invitational.
“It went amazing,” according to Lane. “I am so proud of the success of our first meet.”
Noah Gilkey stood out among the Mustang competitors as the junior set a new PR of 16:48, besting his previous time by one minute.
Team rankings
Varsity boys: 1st Hondo 28, 2nd Devine 50, 3rd Natalia 56, 4th Pleasanton 105, 5th Jourdanton 145.
Varsity girls: 1st Pleasanton 22, 2nd Jourdanton 100, Hondo 106, 4th Natalia 142.
JV boys: 1st Devine 34, 2nd Jourdanton 62.
JV girls: 1st Hondo 52, 2nd Pleasanton 53.
Mustang places
Varsity boys: 2nd Noah Gilkey 16:48, 8th Jared Stallworth 18:50, 10th Coltin Richardson 19:01, 15th Donavan Hawkins 19:16, 21st Isaac Rios 20:15, 24th Devin Chapa 20:28.
Varsity girls: 18th Meg Martinez 15:08, 25th Trista Boucher 16:00.
JV boys: 3rd Logan Chapa 22:44, 10th Devin McDole (N/R)
By Jerel Beaty
Staff Writer