Today the Cavemen competed at the NXN Southwest Regionals at Casa Grande, Arizona.
The boys raced at 10:47 AM when it was 65 degrees and sunny. When it was over, the boys had won the Southwest Regionals for the 6th straight year with 74 points. We had three All-Region runners: Casey Clinger (4th) and Zac Jacklin (7th) were 1st Team All-Region, and McKay Johns (10th) was 2nd Team All-Region. They had the second fastest team time in Southwest history and set a course team time record. Their team time is the 13th fastest in US History.
1 American Fork Cross Country 72 1:16:31
2 Casey CLINGER 14:56.000
4 Zac JACKLIN 14:59.000
5 Mckay JOHNS 15:08.000
25 Joseph SIMMONS 15:39.000
36 Jacob CHASE 15:49.000
(44) Hagen HARMER 15:53.000
(82) Daniel BENTLEY 16:16.000
At 11:17 it was the girls' turn, and they won their first Southwest Regional Championships with 118 points.
1 American Fork Cross Country 118 1:33:06
9 Cami SQUIRES 18:11.000
13 Sammy HOLLINGSWORTH 18:22.000
14 Nikki SMITH 18:26.000
35 Lexie GREEN 18:58.000
47 Sophie BAIRD 19:09.000
(55) Katie CORNELL 19:13.000
Read more: NXN Southwest Regional - News - 2014 Results - NXN Southwest Regional http://NXNsw.runnerspace.com/eprofile.php?event_id=302&do=news&news_id=300479#ixzz3JrZnVHm3
Both team have earned trips to compete at the Nike Cross Nationals in Portland, Oregon on December 6th. This will be the boys' 6th straight trip, while it will be the first trip for the girls.
Thanks to all the parents and family who traveled down from Utah for the races, and for all the community support for our team.