From staff reports
SAN ANTONIO — Several area runners placed Saturday in the Junior Olympics Cross Country Championships in San Antonio.
Representing the Traverse City Bay Runners: Leah Socks (East Middle School) finished 10th in the girls 11-12 3K race in 11:01.9. Klaudia O’Malley (McBain) was 12th in 11:04.13. Anna Hunt (West Middle School) finished in 11:36.64, Aubrie Deal (West Middle School) in 11:39.23, Carson Krecow (West Middle School) and Sidney Carrigan (East Middle School) in 12:02.14.
From the K-Town Striders out of Kingsley, Shelby Case was timed in 12:23.03, Paige Swiriduk in 12:37.67, Brittany Bowman in 13:15.77, Jacie King in 13:27.13, Kennedy Kibbey in 13:29.13 and Payton Johns in 13:37.60.
Sielle Kearney (East Middle School) came in 11th in the 13-14 4K race in 14:55.85. Lily Cesario (Petoskey) was 16th in 15:02.25 and Paige Carrigan 20th (East Middle School) in 15:03.74. Chloe Beyer (East Middole School) finished in 16:16.11, Autumn Amormino (Grand Traverse Academy) in 16:36.89, Emma Fifarek (Grand Traverse Academy) in 16:42.19 and Peyton Brooks (Frankfort) 18:02.73..
From the K-Town Striders, Remmi King came in at 15:51.44 and Bethany McNair in 16:03.31.
Grand Traverse Academy’s Abby Fifarek placed 24th in the 15-16 5K race in 20:02.78 and Mady Basch (Traverse City Central) in 21:11.87.
The Traverse City boys team, TARCjo, also had several runners place.
In the 11-12 3K race, Braiden Voss finished in 11:18.66, Carson Nowak in 12:08.49, Caden Ott in 12:20.25, Josiah Frazier in 12:43.07, Aiden Hatfield in 12:43.56 and Ethan Satchwell in 12:52.65.
In the 13-14 4K race, Hayden Holmes was clocked in 14:29.10 and Adam Hunt in 15:29.58.