KHS Cross Country Teams
Thursday, October 2nd in the Lindale Invitational, Kilgore boys finished 5th overall (in a 27-team field) and the girls, running up a division (with the 5A and 6A division girls) took 6th place (in an 11-team field).
Kilgore Boys: Senior Clayton Fletcher was top finisher, 14th overall in a time of 18:32.59. Teammate Clinton Rounsavall, 2nd, 26th overall (19:47.47). Isaac Chavez, 29th (19:19.44), Jose Canchola, 38th (19:38.17), Juan Silva, 54th (20:32.61), Jesse Zavala, 63rd (20:52.17), and Marcus Trejo, 77th (21:38.72)
Kilgore also finished 5th in the JV boys division. Pablo Venegas, 14th overall. Jeremy Lane, 15th, Austin Word, 19th, Jose Vega, 47th, Jordi Contreras, 48th, Cesar Navarette, 55th, Carter Garcia, 65th, and Britton Jordan and Chris Myles also competed for the JV 'Dogs.
Kilgore Girls: Rachel Jordan was top finisher, 16th overall (24:14.60). Angelina Chavez, 34th (25:39.44), Cristal Martinez, 36th (25:43.93), Lizet Chavez, 40th (26:08.60), Mereya Vengas, 42nd (26:16.30), and Ana Galvan, Casey Trejo, and Leslie Anaya finished 53-54-55.
Kilgore's JV girls running were Cynthya Alvarez, Cristina Cazares, Chelsea Espinosa, and Adriana Galvan.
Both teams will be back in action next Saturday morning in Gilmer. Gilmer will also host the district meet involving Kilgore later this month. The Bulldogs, if advanced to regionals, will be at the Lynn Creek Park course in Grand Prairie on November 1. State meet is November 8th in Round Rock at Old Settlers Park.