SPUR, Texas — The Hermleigh boys team took first place at the Silver Spur Cross Country Invitational here Saturday morning.
Colton Messick was the top finisher for the Cardinals, running a time of 18:15 and coming in 5th. Gage Robertson claimed 7th place with a time of 18:35, Richie Clement was 9th running an 18:50, Cameron Clement finished 12th with a 19:14 and Cody Smith came in 15th with a time of 19:44.
It was the first meet championship this season for the boys team that consisted of a senior, one sophomore and three freshmen. The high school girls did not have any runners at the Spur meet.
On Saturday, October 10th, Hermleigh will be in action again, traveling to Lamesa to run in the O’Donnell meet.
Final Team Standings
(L to R: Richie Clement, Cody Smith, Gage Robertson, Colton Messick, Cameron Clement)
Photo courtesy Bridget Claxton