The Lipan Lady Indians will be sending their entire team to regional competition in Grand Prairie next Saturday (Nov. 2) after finishing second in the District 16-A Meet in Goldthwaite this past Monday.
The Lady Indians were led by Lanie Roberts, who captured the individual championship. She ran the 2-mile course in 12:56.
Roberts was one of four Lady Indians to post a top-10 finish. Shelby Bontke was seventh with a time of 13:56, Catherine Thormann came in ninth in 13:59, and Shauna Coleman was clocked in 14 minutes to place ninth.
Two other Lady Indians finished in the top 20. Nicole Reid was 14th with a 14:32, and Bryanna Phelps was 19th with a 15:08.
TOLAR’S WILLIAMS QUALIFIES
Tim Williams became the latest member of the Williams family to advance to regionals in cross country Wednesday when he finished second in the District 10-2A Meet in Keene.
The Tolar runner finished the 3.1-mile course in 16:45. He will now run at Joe Pool Lake in Grand Prairie next Saturday.
Also for the Rattlers, Darrell Boatman was 31st with a time of 21:10.
For the Lady Rattlers, Morgan Thomas was 26th with a 14:46 over 2 miles, Marlee Thomas was 31st in 17:01, and Shelby Newton was 32nd in 17:02.