Saturday, October 8, 2016
Delta High School
The Cowan boys high school cross country team advanced to the Delta Regional Meet for the second time in three years on Saturday when they placed 5th out of 10 teams at the Delta Sectional Meet. The Blackhawks received All-Sectional performances from Daniel Wright (12th) in a personal-best time of 17:35 and Seth Combs (19th) in a season-best time of 18:02.
The Cowan girls high school cross country team narrowly missed advancing to the Delta Regional Meet when they placed 6th out of 7 teams at the Delta Sectional Meet. The lady Blackhawks were only 10 points away from advancing to the Delta Regional Meet for the first time since 2011. The lady Blackhawks did have four individuals advance to regional. Kaily Smith (14th) advanced in a personal best time of 22:22 and Liz Clevenger (20th) did as well in a personal best time of 22:50. Hailey Bonshire-Thomas (30th) and Abby Dotson (32nd) advanced also were individual qualifiers for the lady Blackhawks.