The boys came up short in a tight team battle with Bellmont and Western at New Prairie on Saturday morning. Sophomore Elijah Stenberg led the way with a tough fourth-place finish in 16:29. Junior Henry Balagtas earned also earned a spot in the top-10 with a ninth place finish in 16:44. Freshman Albert Rajwa cut about ten seconds off of his previous personal best to finish 23rd in 17:23.
Senior Andre Hazbun (35th) and freshman Jackson Fry (36th) finished together to round out team scorers. Sophomores Jacob Wright (43rd) and Yian Koh (77th) also represented the team.
The boys are back in action next Saturday in the team’s first trip to the New Haven Classic. Due to health department restrictions, this meet is not open to spectators.