New Albany girls take second in division meet in Pontotoc

New Albany girls took second place in the 2-4A cross country meet held recently in Pontotoc. The Lady Bulldogs finished second to the always tough Pontotoc Lady Warriors. Katie Brooks and Maria Favela were top 12 finishers as Brooks (18:08.00) finished 11th and Favela (18:21.00) finished 12th.
New Albany boys placed fourth overall in the 5000 meters. Top finishers were Jose Riveria (18:56.00) in 8th place and Guillermo Garcia (20:16.00) finished 14th.

2-4A Girls 4000 Meters
Top New Albany finishers
11 Katie Brooks 18:08.00
12 Maria Favela 18:21.00
21 Leeta Ann Prater 19:47.00
23 Yesenia Riveria 19:58.00
26 Laura S. Creekmore 20:15.00
27 Lauren Boyd 20:21.00
30 Alyssa Greer 20:35.00

Team Results Points
1 Pontotoc 17
2 New Albany 68
3 Caledonia 76
4 Houston 88

2-4A Boys 5000 Meters
Top New Albany finishers
8 Jose Riveria 18:56.00
14 Guillermo Garcia 20:16.00
27 Jose Favelo 22:01.00

Team Results Points
1 Pontotoc 17
2 Caledonia 54
3 Houston 80
4 New Albany 109
5 Ripley 111

About Dennis Clayton

I cover high school sports in Union County and occasionally contribute sports articles to sister community newspapers of Journal Inc. Follow me on Twitter: @denclayton for scores and updates on our local high school teams.