July 16, 2024

Garden City boys, Scott City girls take Greeley County Invitational titles

Tribune, Kan. (westernkansasnews.com)–Several area schools made their way to Tribune on Saturday morning for the Greeley County Invitational Cross Country meet. The meet added two teams later in the week in Garden City and Scott City. It would be the Buffalo boys taking the boys title, while the Lady Beaver team would win via tiebreaker over Garden City for the girls title.

Starting with the boys, Garden City was the meet champion with 27 points, followed by Scott City with 57 and Lakin had 60. Lakin’s Austin Ritsema was the meet champion.

For the girls, both Scott City and Garden City had identical team scores, but it came down to a tiebreaker, which the Lady Beavers would win. Both teams had 44 points, and Oakley was third. Belle Trout from Scott City would win the girls race. 

Boys
Team Scores
Garden City 27; Scott City 57; Lakin 60; Stanton County 99; Oakley 131; St. Francis 180

Top 10 Individuals
1. Austin Ritsema, Lakin, 16:57.23; 2. Hayden Nemechek, Garden City, 17:00.67; 3. Trevor Fry, Garden City, 17:15.10; 4. Alex Luce, Lakin, 17:22.34; 5. Taran Castro, Garden City, 17:51.72; 6. Jayden Smith, Garden City, 18:00.88; 7. Parker Arbuthnot, Springield, Co, 18:04.99; 8. Mylo Lovejoy, Springfield, Co, 18:05.15; 9. Ivan Armendariz, Scott City, 18:30.47; 10. David Crane, Stanton County, 18:33.58

Other Area Results
Deerfield: 44. Vayro Robles, 24:45.95; 50. Adan Perez, 27:24.18
Garden City: 13. Uriel Gurrola, 19:01.59; 15. Alan Roman, Garden City, 19:16.28; 17. Gabriel Martinez Acosta, 19:20.42
Lakin: 18. Zael Burmudez, 19:33.59; 20. Justin Leader, 19:41.5827. Gabe Cox, 20:04.13; 28. Blake Matthews, 20:07.18; 33. Eric Munson, 20:58.81
Scott City: 11. Logan Stoppel, 18:46.74; 12. Bryndan Bailey, 18:53.22; 14. Kasten Wren, 19:09.56; 22. Isaac Bain, 19:52.08; 26. Spencer Cramer, 20:02.37; 30. Isaac Day, 20:18.42
Stanton County: 21. Calan Sims, 19:43.43; 25. Carter Seyb, 19:58.70; 29. Corey Wilson, 20:18.25; 31. Edwin Molina, 20:28.44; 32. Jair Martinez, 20:45.80; 36. Luis Ocampo, 21:38.94
Syracuse: 46. Ki Vager-Slater, 26:21.78; 51. Ebben Urie, Syracuse, 27:50.55

Girls
Team Scores
Scott City 44; Garden City 44; Oakley 58; Goodland 85; Lakin 95

Top 10 Individuals
1. Belle Trout, Scott City, 21:40.49; 2. Cate Wiese, Garden City, 22:11.58; 3. Emma Mandeville, Oakley, 22:39.13; 4. Jayslin Gabel, Goodland, 22:45.78; 5. Daysha Allison, Oakley, 22:58.46; 6. Brinlie Stevens, Scott City, 23:01.24; 2. Halle Erazo, Scott City, 23:06.82; 8. Riley Sekavec, Garden City, 23:14.24; 9. Madison Seyb, Stanton County, 23:19.61; 10. Cadence Koch, Oakley, 23:27.93

Other Area Results
Garden City: 11. Ruby Mueller, 23:32.66; 12. Chelsea Torres, 23:34.18; 
Lakin: 13. Emma Miller, 23:45.27; 15. Julianne Baca, 24:09.86; 21. Ivy Davis, 26:18.84; 24. Luna Vazquez, 28:25.89; 25. Abby Holmes, 28:27.20; 30. Kayleen Tanner, 30:31.87; 32. Odaliz Garcia, 32:16.08
Scott City: 17. Jayden O’Brien, 24:41.41; 19. Kami Winderlin, 24:55.17
Stanton County: 16. Kenzington Nairn, 24:33.24; 31. Lexi Martinez, 31:04.30
Wichita County: 14. Joleigh Mazanec, 24:03.33; 29. Audrina Marcy, 29:57.33