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CROSS COUNTRY ROUNDUP: Norcross boys runner-up at Florida meet

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — Norcross' boys cross country team took second at the Florida State XC Invitational on Saturday.

The Blue Devils scored 159 points to finish behind Belen Jesuit Prep in the 25-team meet.

Norcross was led by Arman Rehmann's seventh place finish and a time of 15 minutes, 47 seconds.

Sam Todd (16:13.5) was 20th, Nick Delguercio (16:20.5) was 27th and Matthew Sutton (16:35) was 41st.

Broncos place third at Jesse Owens Classic

OAKVILLE, Ala. — Defending state champion Brookwood had four runners finish in the top 50 to place third at the Jesse Owens Classic on Saturday.

The Broncos scored 156 points to finish behind Brentwood (Ala.) and Trinity (Ky.) in the 44-team meet.

Brookwood was led by Matthew McClintock's 15th place finish and a time of 16:37.03. Josh Ingalls (16:39.62) was 19th, Ryan Massey (16:49.27) was 24th and Jonathan Hanagriff (17:10.58) was 48th.

North runner-up at Westover

ALBANY — North Gwinnett had three runners to finish in the top 20 as the Bulldogs finished second at the Westover Invitational on Saturday.

North scored 104 points to finish behind Smiths Station and ahead of Blessed Trinity. Dacula was fourth overall.

Andrew Littig and Spencer Bradham finished fourth and fifth, respectively. Littig posted a time of 15 minutes, 54 seconds and Bradham had a time of 15:59. Jeramey Hampton (16:37.70) placed 19th, Cole York (16:48.93) was 28th and Toney Martin (17:24.22) was 48th.

Dacula was led by Caleb Daymude's 23rd place finish and a time of 16:44.10. Jackson Helfrich (16:46.40) was 25th, Marcus Nelson (17:08.71) was 35th and Jacob Oertley (17:10.32) was 37th.

Archer takes second at Winder meet

AUBURN — Archer had seven runners finish in the top 25, but it wasn't enough to win the Winder-Barrow Invitational on Saturday.

Host Winder scored 53 points to beat Archer's 58 points. Lanier was seventh and Berkmar placed ninth.

The Tigers were led by Kyle Dodd's runner-up finish with a time of 17 minutes, 28.19 seconds.

Nick Wilham (17:58.95) was seventh, Joey Salgado (18:37.39) was 15th, Stephen Yarbrough (18:40.77) was 16th, Jerry Pattillo (18:45.34) was 18th, Bradley Blaho (18:45.86) was 19th, Darius Ratchford (19:13.31) was 25th.

Lanier was led by Ervin Martinez's eighth-place finish and a time of 18:18.58.

Berkmar was led by MiKiyas Feyisa's 20th place finish and a time of 18:58.39.

Norcross' Yost sixth at meet in Florida

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — Norcross' Katherine Yost placed sixth at the Florida State XC Invitational on Saturday.

The Ole Miss commitment posted a time of 18 minutes, 16.4 seconds.

The Blue Devils finished 20th as a team.

North girls third at Westover

ALBANY — North Gwinnett had four runners place in the top 25 as it placed third at the Westover Invitational on Saturday.

The Bulldogs scored 110 points to finish behind Lowndes and Blessed Trinity. Dacula was 10th overall.

Courtney Czerniak led the Bulldogs with a sixth-place finish and a time of 19 minutes, 9.47 seconds. Morgan Ryffe (19:55.40) was 13th, Natalie Raia (29:12.81) was 18th and Sidney Sheppard (20:19.14) was 21st.

Dacula was led by Sabrina Seibel, who was 10th with a time of 19:49.29.

Archer finishes second at Winder

AUBURN — Archer scored 37 points to finish second to Winder-Barrow's 29 points at the Winder-Barrow Invitational on Saturday. Lanier was fourth and Berkmar was eighth.

The Tigers had six runners finish in the top 15, led by McKenzie Knudsen's fourth-place finish and a time of 21 minutes, 55.42 seconds.

The sophomore was followed by Brie Marijanich (22:02.52) and Brandi Hawkins (22:06.73), who finished fifth and sixth, respectively. Sreyroat Yi (22:23.81) placed ninth, Tyler Jones (23:28.08) was 13th and Madison Thorpe (23:31.59) was 14th.

Lanier was led by Azaria Irvin (23:44.11) and Marly Alcide (23:57.64), who were 17th and 18th overall, respectively.