By: Shelton Burch, Courtesy of Dodge Globe Sports Editor
The Dodge City Red Demons boys and girls cross country teams finished fourth in the the Western Athletic Conference meet Thursday night.
For the boys, Javier Marquez led the way with a time of 17:48 and finished fourth. Giovanni Valverde finished ninth in a time of 18:06, and Quest Weller finished 13th in 18:21. Israel Rojas completed the course in 16th place with a time of 18:37.
Other runners included:
• Jair Martinez finished 22nd in 19:01- Jesus Solis finished 24th in 19:04- Montel Love finished 34th in 20:21- Adrian Guevara
finished 38th in 20:45Ivan Ortiz finished 42nd in a time of 21:18.
On the girls side, Red Demons junior Ayanna Hensley finished sixth with a time of 17:37. Senior Luz Lopez finished ninth with a time of 18:03 and junior Caroline Williams finished 15th in a time of 18:36. Sophomore Denise Dominguez finished 20th with a time of 18:56.
The rest o f the Red Demons girls team finished as follows:
• Ely Dorado finished 26th in a time of 19:44- Lucy Lozano finished 27th in a time of 19:50Perla Ailon finished 30th in a time of 20:02- Karina Herrera finished 31st in a time of 20:12Mariela Lopez finished 32nd in a time of 20:14- Anna Ridgway finished 33rd in a time of 20:18 Next up for the Red Demons
will be Regionals, which is scheduled to take place Saturday Oct. 21.