July 16, 2024

Ulysses boys finish runner-up at 4A Regional Cross Country; Scott City sends three to state

Hays, Kan. (westernkansasnews.com)–You couldn’t have asked for any better weather on Saturday’s Class 4A Regional Cross Country meet at Sand Plum Course just outside Victoria. With temperatures in the 50’s and sunny conditions, the course was seemed fast for all the competitors. In the end, the Ulysses boys surprised the field, finishing runner-up in the boys race. The Lady Tigers also qualified one runner, while Scott City is sending three total runners.

Clay Center won the girls race while Smoky Valley cruised to the boys win. The Class 4A State Cross Country meet will be Saturday, October 29 in Wamego. The girls will run at 10:35 am and the boys will run at 12:20 pm.

Results
Girls
Team Scores
Clay Center 56, Hays 56, Buhler 71, Scott City 113, Ulysses 120, Pratt 163, McPherson 194, Holcomb 254, Larned 257, Smoky Valley 263, Concordia 271

Top 10
1. Sydney Burton, Abilene 19:15.46; 2. Andrea Chestnut, Clay Center 19:32.81; 3. Makela Stevens, Scott City 19:37.12; 4. Marie Reveles, Hays 19:40.06; 5. Jenna Ramsey, Buhler 19:45.45; 6. Emma Smith, Clay Center 20:18.08; 7. Lindsey Anderson, Chapman 20:21.31; 8. Dulce Ayala, Scott City 20:22.43; 9. Raylynn Wartman, Ulysses 20:23.96; 10. Alyssa Bryant, Hays 20:27.91

Other Area Results
Holcomb: 46. Zoe Engler 22:16.21; 47. Sheila Robles 22:23.08; 69. Jaimey Bryant 24:00.44; 72. Hope Philips 24:18.05; 79. Jasia Davis 25:17.63; 80. Anna Resendiz 25:31.95; 81. Lourdes Hernandez 26:00.09
Scott City: 26. Trella Davis 21:18.94; 49. Samantha Aguilar 22:26.77; 54. Paige Winderlin 22:36.67; 59. Olivia Prieto 23:00.01; 60. Kodi Rogers 23:00.58
Ulysses: 20. Ashley Devore 21:03.58; 31. Alyssa Castilleja 21:36.27; 39. Dallie Johnson 21:50.42; 50. Stacy Burns 22:27.67; 52. Karina Lara 22:31.96; 67. Erika Armenta 23:51.71

Makaela Stevens, Scott City

Boys
Team Scores
1. Smoky Valley 76; 2. Ulysses 108; 3. Pratt 110; 4. Hays 112; 5. Scott City 149; 6. Larned 167; 7. McPherson 172; 8. Clay Center 172; 9. Chapman 188; 10. Holcomb 246; 11. Buhler 251; 12. Abilene 253; 13. Colby 306; 14. Goodland 376; 15. Nickerson 468

Top 10
1. Calvin Shannon, Smoky Valley 15:27.95; 2. Jack Thomas, Scott City 16:10.59; 3. Alex Barbosa, Ulysses 16:20.01; 4. Aaron Modrow, Chapman 16:22.48; 5. Ethan Shippy, Hays 16:25.23; 6. Kaleb Rookstool, Clay Center 16:26.37; 7. Mark Faber, Colby 16:29.65; 8. Dylan Pelland, Pratt 16:30.68; 9. Tony Ibarra, Pratt 16:32.51; 10. Logan Windholz, Smoky Valley 16:33.78

Area Results
Holcomb: 16. Efrain Flores 16:56.32; 18. Christopher Nemechek 16:58.80; 65. Ezequiel Levya 18:52.95; 73 Jaden Rupp 19:07.18; 74 Garrett Williams 19:08.68; 76. Josiah Stephen 19:11.38; 83 Erick Almaraz 19:28.08
Scott City: 21. Conner LeBeau 17:28.95; 20. Austin Rios 17:37.71; 42. Jess Drohman 17:58.94; 55. Eric Frances 18:30.98; 66. Theron Tucker 18:55.56; 77. Chance Jones 19:13.36
Ulysses: 17. Garrett Winner 16:58.17; 20 Brendan Hudson 17:23.96; 24. Paul Garcia 17:35.00; 44. Andy Tyler 18:02.68; 92. Alex Acosta 20:27.83; 100. Matthew Oldham 21:54.71

Jack Thomas, Scott City