By Frank Smith
San Manuel Miner
The San Manuel Miner High School cross country recently finished up their regular season schedule with an impressive showing at their home meet on Oct. 16.
The boys and girls squad faced teams from Globe, San Carlos, San Miguel, Green Fields, San Tan, and Baboquivari.
Team Scores were, in first place was San Manuel with 29 points, in second place was Globe with 48 points, in third place Baboquivari with 59 points, and in fourth place was San Tan with 105 points.
Individual places and times for the varsity race: in second place was Patrick Lopez with 18:34.18, James Duarte in sixth place with a time of 20:08.89, Jared Gonzales in 11th place with a time of 20:58.78, in 12th place was Colton Stratton with a time of 21:04.69, in 15th place was Juan Ortega with a time of 23:32.08, in 17th place was Marcos Parra with a time of 21:41.44, and Carlos Salas in 19th place with a time of 22:28.45.
In the girls race: in second place was Enedia Quintero with a time of 23:45.74, and in third place was Andrea Castaneda with a time of 24:12.73.
In the JV race: in second place was Colbey Stratton with a time of 23:38.00, in third place was Marco Salas with a time of 24:54.02, in fourth place was Tylo Montes with a time of 25:13.25, and in fifth place was Taylor Woods with a time of 37:16.32.
The Miners will travel to Marana next Saturday Nov. 2 to participate in the Div IV, Section III meet, to compete for a spot at the 2013 Arizona Cross Country State Championships in Phoenix.