More than 300 teams consisting of 15,000 athletes traveled from around the country to participate in the 37th annual cross country classic.
The Coconino Panthers girls team performed well, tying for third and fourth place down to the sixth runner, with Woodlyn Smith and her 5K time of 17.52 leading the way. She was followed by her fellow Panthers Kaelyn Ashley, Hope Saxton, Lilia Tassenari, Jordan Brockman, Stephanie Harkins and Kyra Crank.
The boys team finished eighth overall, supported by Sam Lasley’s 16:00.3 and close finishes from Taylor Taliman, Alex Petersen, John Ulibarri, Adam Petersen, Cameron Toothaker and Shane Charlie.
Overall, the Panthers improved their times on this new, flat and fast course.