Saltillo Cross Country
Win Regionals Saturday
From Paul Jones & Kathryn
The Saltillo Lions Cross Country Team won the Regional III Cross Country Championship in Humble, Texas, on Saturday, with a number of the team members advancing to the state competition.
The team accumulated the most points in the region and individual results will place team members in the state competition.
REGION III 1A BOYS CROSS COUNTRY CHAMPIONS---SALTILLO 48
RUNNER-UP---MILLER GROVE 61
Individual Results: Clayton Jones 6th Sr. Dakota Carroll 12th So Tyler Davison 18th So Connor Moss 19th Jr Tucker Johnson 21st Jr Carlos Marquez 22nd So Cade Daniel 51st So Alternate Runners: James Stretcher, Nick Boekhorst
"Our runners ran with confidence and determination. They wanted the Regional Meet to be their best run of the year," stated Coach Bill Giles. "To have 6 runners in the top 22 at the Regional Meet is really impressive. I am extremely proud of our young men. I also want to congratulate Miller Grove on their performance. They have an outstanding program!"
Other Information: First Saltillo cross country team ever to be Regional Champion Saltillo Cross Country: 2012 Regional Champs, 2011 4th Regionals, 2010 Regional Runner Up Coach Giles: 2012 Regional Champions (saltillo), 2011 4th Regionals(saltillo), 2010 Regional Runner-up(saltillo) 2010 Regional Runner-up (avery), 2009 Regional third (avery)
State Meet--Old Settlers Park--Round Rock Saturday, Nov. 10th Boys 1A race at 10:20
Congratulations, Saltillo Cross Country!!!