Cross Country: Talamantes closes career for Greyhounds

Published Wednesday, November 12, 2014
By Richard Greene

In the final race of the day and his last cross country race, Slidell's Khristian Talamantes fought through the tough 5K course at Round Rock's Old Settlers Park.

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Cross Country: Mitchum comes in 47th in 2A

Published Wednesday, November 12, 2014
By Richard Greene

Alvord's Brooklyn Mitchum ended her high school cross country career Saturday with a 47th-place finish in the Class 2A final.

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Cross Country: Driven to top – Adams pushes her way to state cross country meet

Published Saturday, November 8, 2014
By Richard Greene

During each stride of every workout, one thought drove Cassidy Adams. "This could be the difference in making it to state," Adams said.

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Saturday Sports Buffet: Fabulous run to top – Four freshmen helped Decatur to record performance

Published Saturday, November 8, 2014
By Richard Greene

Taking the course at Old Settlers Park in November 2008, Veronica Torres and her fellow freshmen didn't experience the expected nerves of reaching the big stage at the University Interscholastic League cross country championships.

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Cross Country: Two Boyd runners earn state invites

Published Wednesday, November 5, 2014
By Richard Greene

In the week leading up to the 3A Region II race, Marco Martinez and his Boyd teammates practiced at the Lynn Creek Park course in Grand Prairie twice. Saturday, the added practice paid off.

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Cross Country: Wilson finishes spot out of advancing

Published Wednesday, November 5, 2014
By David Talley

Tyler Wilson rounded the final corner of his last cross-country race as a Decatur Eagle in 21st place.

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Cross Country: Bohr narrowly misses state bid

Published Wednesday, November 5, 2014
By David Talley

Northwest's Trevor Bohr crossed the line at Friday's Region I 6A race in 15:30:38, netting 24th in a field of more than 180 runners.

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Cross Country: Lady Greyhounds chase down region title

Published Wednesday, November 5, 2014
By Richard Greene

The Slidell Lady Greyhounds entered Saturday's Class A Region III race with one mission: earn a trip to Round Rock.

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Cross Country: Talamantes returns to state

Published Wednesday, November 5, 2014
By Richard Greene

Khristian Talamantes earned his second trip to Round Rock Saturday.

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Cross Country: Adams heads to Round Rock

Published Wednesday, November 5, 2014
By David Talley

Strong finishes by the Northwest Lady Texans propelled the team to seventh place Friday in the Region I 6A girls race.

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Cross Country: Lady Panthers bring home silver

Published Wednesday, November 5, 2014
By Richard Greene

In near-perfect conditions Saturday, the Paradise Lady Panthers blazed through the Lynn Creek Park course and seized their third straight berth in the state meet.

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Cross Country: Mitchum earns state spot

Published Wednesday, November 5, 2014
By Richard Greene

Brooklyn Mitchum turned in her best time of the season Saturday to book a trip to Round Rock.

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Cross Country: Martinez guns for state spot

Published Saturday, November 1, 2014
By Richard Greene

Throughout the season, Marco Martinez has been focused on one mission: getting to Round Rock.

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Cross Country: Paradise girls eye third trip to Round Rock

Published Saturday, November 1, 2014
By Richard Greene

The Paradise Lady Panthers have their sights set on a third straight trip to Round Rock.

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Cross Country: Ready to shine – Big races bring out the best in Fitzgerald

Published Saturday, November 1, 2014
By Richard Greene

The spotlight of a big race brings out the best in Makayla Fitzgerald.

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Cross country: Clipped by a spot – Lady Eagles take second on tiebreaker

Published Saturday, November 1, 2014
By David Talley

Even before his runners hit the starting line, Decatur coach David Park predicted the Dalhart Lady Wolves could prove troublesome for his team.

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Cross Country: Veteran runners guide rookies on new course

Published Wednesday, October 29, 2014
By Richard Greene

As freshmen, Nicole Neighbors and Tyler Wilson battled hills and elevation on the tough Mae Simmons Park course at the Region I championships on their way to state appearances.

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Cross Country: Schwartz finishes 9th in state

Published Wednesday, October 29, 2014
By Richard Greene

Matthew Schwartz recorded a top-10 finish Oct. 17 at the Texas Christian Athletic Fellowship (TCAF) State Championships.

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Cross Country: Eagles hold off Castleberry for title

Published Saturday, October 25, 2014
By Richard Greene

Under the searing sun at Joe Wheeler Park Thursday, the 8-4A boys cross country race turned into a duel between the Decatur Eagles and Castleberry Lions.

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Cross Country: Fitzgerald, Slidell win district

Published Saturday, October 25, 2014
By Richard Greene

Led by Makayla Fitzgerald's career-best run to a district title, the Slidell Lady Greyhounds dominated the District 22-A meet Wednesday at Rex Callicot Park in Keene.

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