(Walnut, CA) In spite of taking three of the top four spots individually, Mt. SAC placed second as a team with 35 points behind Hartnell (29 points) at the Mt. SAC Cross Country Invite on Friday. Glendale came in third with 92 points.
Elijah Ocegueda finished first in a field of 136 for the Mounties, turning in a time of 21:22.7. Teammates Jesse Alvarado (21:37.1) and Zackary Alexander (21:40.5) placed third and fourth, respectively.
The Mounties will take a couple of weeks to prepare for their next meet, the South Coast Conference Championships, which will take place at Compton College on Friday, Oct. 29, at 9 a.m.
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For additional information, please contact the Mt. SAC Sports Information Office at 909.274.4630.