The Lady Indian harriers took second at the Cache Box meet on Sept. 16 at the American West Heritage Center in Utah. They will run at Sky View today, Wednesday, Sept. 23.
The Preston girls were second overall with 70 points marking the first time the team has done so at the Cache Box. Ridgeline was 1st with 37 points, Sky View 86 points, Mountain Crest 111, Green Canypn 122, Bear River 133, Box Elder 157, and Logan 225.
Mckinley Scott finished 10th overall to lead Preston with a time of 20:28. Elly Jeppsen was 12th (20:44), Angelie Scott 14th (20:46), Maren Leffler 15th (20:53), Alyssa Crowther 19th (21:18), Rachel Lee 25th (21:57), and Oakley Reid 29th (22:16).
“The girls continue to improve,” said Coach Tyler Jones. “We had only a 20 second gap between our first four runners which is really good and we had our top four runners under 21:00 which is great. Second is the highest the Preston girls have ever finished in the Cache Box meet so it’s great to come down here and run well against outstanding competition. I thought the I thought the boys and girls ran great today. Hopefully we can continue to build on this and keep improving each week.”
Olivia Michelson was 12th in the JV race with a time of 23:12 to lead Preston.