September 17, 2013
The Altus High cross country teams recently participated in meets at Norman and Riverside.
The Lady Bulldogs placed sixth in the meet.
There were 75 runners and three AHS runners received medals for placing in the top 25 in the two mile event.
They were Julia Pack, 18th, 14:16; Ashley Hughes, 22nd, 14:31; Grace Hernke, 23rd, 14:33.
The JV girls were led by Lauren Bledsoewho had a time of 17:34.
The Bulldogs placed eighth in the team standings.
Alan Ortiz received a medal by placing 1oth in the 5K run with a time of 18:01.
The Altus High girls were third in the team standings.
Three runners won medals. Grace Hernke was 6th in the two mile run with a time of 17:05. Ashley Hughes was 13th with a time of 17:57 and Sicily Gonzales took 15th with a time of 18:05.
The AHS boys were fifth.
Alan Ortiz was first with a time of 19:04 in the 5K run.
Guiavamni Esmerado placed eighth with a time of 20:52.
In the Junior High meet the AJH girls won the team title.
Five runners medal-ed including Kady Worth, 2nd, 11:43; Emily Pickett, 6th, 12:36; Olga Lopez, 11th, 13:07; Bethany Garrison, 14th, 13:09; Carly Stork, 18th, 13:36.
The AJH boys were second in the team standings.
Five the runners won medals including Ryan Oden, 2nd, 14:57; Josh Baker, 4th, 15:25; Jesse Benitez, 14th, 16:41; Alan Palestino, 15th, 16:46; Adrian Aviles, 17th, 17:12.