Cross country racers geared up for state with conference meets this past weekend.
4A East- Gillette
Laramie would put five runners in the top six spots, led by Jonah Henry, and run away with the team title. They scored 16 points to runner up Gillette’s 62. On the lady’s side, Gillette put five in the top seven spots to do the same. Tabitha Simmons of Gillette led the way placing first.
3A East- Glenrock
Sadie Wassum of Worland and Matt Scarlett of Buffalo were the individual champions on the day. Team standings were as follows:
- Pine Bluffs/Burns—36
- Pine Bluffs/Burns—142
4A West- Green River
Natrona’s Ashley Sondag was the girl’s champion while Rock Springs runner Ricky Faure was the boy’s winner.
Boys: Rock Springs 27, Evanston 55, Kelly Walsh 61, Natrona 97, Green River 105, Riverton 179
Girls: Natrona 39, Rock Springs 54, Kelly Walsh 59, Green River 85, Riverton 122, Evanston142
3A West- Cody
Cody sophomore Brody Smith was the boy’s champion while Jackson Freshman Anna Gibson won the girls race. Gibson won by over a minute while Smith’s win was a mere four seconds ahead of Star Valley’s Cody Peck. Teamwise, Star Valley won the boy’s title while Jackson won the girl’s.
1A/2A Results not yet available.
2A East – Powder River Conference at Pine Haven
Jace Walker and Cayla Adams, both from Hulett/Sundance won the individual races at Pine Haven. The Moorcroft boys and Wright girls were team champions.
2A- West Five Rivers Conference Thermopolis
Wyoming Indian swept the team titles of the 2A West. Wilson Clifford of WIHS was the boy’s champion while Freshman Charlene Brown of WIHS was the girls winner.
Girls – 1st WIHS 23, 2nd Thermopolis 32, 3rd Lovell 39, and 4th Rocky Mountain 63
Boys – 1st Wyoming Indian 17, 2nd Lovell 31, 3rd Rocky Mountain 45