Cross country finishes season at Region meet
Submitted by Coach Rod Anderson
The Bennett County cross country team ended their season at the Region 5A meet in Pine Ridge on Thursday, October 17.
There were 11 teams competing in the tough region.
Girls varsity had 52 runners and ran a 5K .
Taylor Byerley 22:50 26th
Tegyn Kolb 25:57 41st
Kaitlyn DuBray 26:16 44th
Winning the region was Abby Cutler of Hill City with a time of 19:18. The last placing time for state was 22:10.
Girls junior varsity ran a 5K and had 18 runners.
Ayoluwa Kennedy 29:19 16th
Christina Plenty Wounds 30:59 17th
The winning teams for the girls division were:
Custer 22 points
Hill City 45 points
Red Cloud 54 points
Runner of the week was Taylor Byerley.
Boys varsity ran a 5K and had 59 runners.
Frank Huber 19:59 36th
Mauricio Curry 20:01 38th
Brendan Poor Bear 20:22 43rd
Alex Little Whiteman 20:51 45th
Kody Cummings 21:55 44th
Braden Louden 21:40 53rd
Winning the region was Sawyer Clarkson of Belle Fourche with a time of 16:31. The last placing time for state was 18:43.
Boys junior varsity had 35 runners and ran a 5K.
Wyatt Huber 23:57 26th
Gavin Risse 25:24 31st
The winning teams for the boys division were:
St. Thomas More 33 points
Custer 43 points
Belle Fourche 56 points
Bennett County was 8th with 134 points.
Runner of the week was Frank Huber.