Gatesville’s girls and China Spring’s boys dusted the competition in winning their respective district titles at the District 17-4A cross country meet on Wednesday at Connally.
The Lady Hornets placed five runners in the top nine, led by overall champ Jordan Brock, who ran 13:00.01. Lorena finished second in the team race and China Spring was third to also qualify for regionals.
On the boys’ side, China Spring’s Seth Davison claimed the individual title, while his teammate Bryce Girard crossed the line four seconds later to take second. The Cougars had a winning score of 22 points, with five runners in the top 10.
Lorena finished second and Connally was third.
The top three teams and top 10 individuals in both the boys’ and girls’ divisions advance to the Region III-4A cross country meet at Kate Barr-Ross Park in Huntsville on Oct. 29.