The Navajo High School girls won the cross country meet yesterday that was hosted by Altus. Altus placed second and Merritt was third.
Tabitha Armstrong finished third with a time of 15:30. Reilly Avila was fourth, Gracee Bates seventh, Kalee Cross eighth, Emmy Cobb 17th and Chelsea Cox was 18th.
The Navajo boys finished third as a team. Altus and Elk City were second and third respectively. Luke Muller was Navajo’s top finisher in 12th place with a time of 19:45.
The Navajo Junior High runners will compete at the Junior High All Star Meet in Oklahoma City on Thursday. The high school teams at Navajo will run at Velma-Alma on Saturday in the Regional competition. The high school girls will run at 10 a.m. followed by the boys at 10:45 a.m. The top five teams at Regionals will qualify to run at the State Meet at Oklahoma Baptist University next week.
Reach Brad Gilbert@482-1221 ext. 2076