Wallace Girls Claim RPAC XC Title

The Wallace Lady Wildcats came home with a conference championship at the RPAC Cross Country Invite, held at Cross Creek Golf Links in Cambridge Thursday, winning the team title by 20 points. The Lady Wildcats finished with 10 points, ahead of second place Bertrand who finished with 30. Southwest won the boy’s title, edging Arapahoe 20 to 23.

Individually, Southwest won that too on the boy’s side with Jacob O’Dea claiming first with a time of 18:15.46. Paxton’s Damin Luedke led the area, coming in third while Maxwell was led by Elio Nila who finished in 19th.

Paxton’s Adrian Eakins won the girl’s title with more than a minute to spare, winning it at 23:04.68. Wallace’s Mariah Gardner was second, while teammates Esmeralda Aceves-Lopez and Dajana Garrison came in 5th and 6th respectively. Maywood-Hayes Center’s Victoriah Deaver came in 7th.

All teams prepare now for their districts, which are set to be held next week. Full RPAC results are avaiable here.