Mustangs News · Mustangs Compete at State Cross Country Meet


Waco, TX-The 2018 Mustang Cross Country team took to the road one last time to compete in the TAPPS 4A State Cross Country Championships on Monday at the Cottonwood Creed Golf Course.

Senior Claudia Bowden was the highest finishing Mustang on the girls side, just missing out on a medal by finishing in 12th place with a time of 14:32. The top 10 earn medals. She did earn Academic All State Honors on the season.

Junior Katie Ryan finished in the top third  of the race, finishing 32nd out of 93 runners with a time of 15:27.

Junior Derek Gutierrez was the lone competitor on the boys side. He finished 122nd out of 151 runners with a time of 24:33.

The boys ran a 5000 meter (3.1 miles)  race while the girls ran a 2 mile race.

The team is coached by Mike Becker.