Warriors Place 15th at Sterling Invite
October 9, 2012Sterling High School
Paced by a 48th place finish from junior Keaton Dir, the SHS Boys’ Cross Country team placed 15th at the 24-team Sterling Invitational Saturday at Hoover Park. Pleasant Valley (Iowa) won the championship, with Dixon placing second. Sterling finished with 360 points and placed ahead of Geneseo and Rock Falls – teams the Golden Warriors lost to earlier this season.
Dir completed the 3-mile course in 16:19. He was followed by teammates Zach Alston (16:41; 71), Ethan Rocha (16:41; 75), Nicholas Olds (16:48; 96), Cody Lund (17:03; 99), and Dakota Trancoso (17:07).
Next Up: The Golden Warriors compete at the NIB-12 Championship Meet Saturday (10/13), hosted by LaSalle-Peru.