On Saturday, the boy’s cross country team hosted the sectional meet and did not disappoint. Running their best team race of the season, the boys placed 5th, qualifying for next Saturday’s regional meet in Rushville. Adam Arndt was the top Spartan finisher in 9th place, making the All-Sectional team. The next four Spartans across the line ran in a tight pack for most of the race, passing opposing runners as the race unfolded. Sean Brown ran his best time of the season by 20 seconds to place 29th. Owen Baker ran a 29 second personal best, finishing 32nd overall. Jeremy Jergensen and Austin Wenta placed 37th and 38th with both running home course personal records. Andrew Isaac ran a personal best time to place 51st with AJ Napier not far behind in 56th place with home course personal record.
The regional meet will be at Rushville on Saturday, starting at 10:30.