EUREKA — The Central of Burden cross country team took part Tuesday in the Eureka Invitational.

Very few schools took enough runners to record team scores, but the Raiders turned in some solid finishes.

Challen Jimenez placed sixth in the varsity boys 5K race. The lone Central runner, Jimenez completed the course in 18 minutes, 35.46 seconds.

Two Lady Raiders competed in the 5K varsity race. Jacey McIntire finished 12th in 23:42.23, while Madison Vaughn cracked the top 20, placing 19th in 25:28.58.

Amiya Dieguez finished eighth in the girls 2-mile junior varsity race, one spot ahead of teammate Alysha Stevens. Cera Krueger placed 12th, just ahead of  Jackilynn Krueger.

Curtis Bass was 11th in the JV boys 2-mile race. Shay Pippitt took 15th, one spot ahead of Logan Braun.

 

Eureka Invitational

Tuesday

 

Varsity Boys (5K)

Team Scores — 1. Caldwell 35; 2. West Elk 89; 3. Fredonia 95; 4. Erie 112; 5. Lebo 116; 6. Marion 128; 7. Whitewater-Remington 143; 8. Iola 145; Central of Burden incomplete.

Individual Medalist (61) — Nolan Redeker (Olpe), 17:04.79.

Central of Burden — 6. Challen Jimenez 18:35.46.

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Varsity Girls (5K)

Team Scores — 1. Whitewater-Remington 26; 2. Douglass 34; 3. Iola 60; Central of Burden incomplete.

Individual Medalist (36) — Heidi Grimmett (Marion), 20:30.64.

Central of Burden — 13. Jacey McIntire 23:42.23; 19. Madison Vaughn 25:28.58.

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Junior Varsity Boys (2mi)

Team Scores — (none).

Individual Medalist (17) — Wyatt Wright (WR), 11:18.6.

Central of Burden — 11. Curtis Bass 14:57.2; 15. Shay Pippitt 17:21.87; 16. Logan Braun 20:59.77.

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Junior Varsity Girls (2mi)

Team Scores — (none).

Individual Medalist (13) — Ty-Anna Peoples (Yates Center), 14:51.19.

Central of Burden — 8. Amiya Dieguez 19:49.37; 9. Alysha Stevens 21:00.37; 12. Cera Krueger 22:41.92; 13. Jackilynn Krueger 26:25.6.

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Eighth-Grade Boys (2mi)

Team Scores — 1. Burlington 15.

Individual Medalist (30) — Landon Kraft (Bur), 11:28.37.

Central of Burden — 5. Ben Long 12:17.58; 14. Lane Schoolie 13:59.29; 17. Noah McClung 14:10.02; 23. Landyn Johnston 15:54.08.

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Eighth-Grade Girls (2mi)

Team Scores — (none).

Individual Medalist (19) — Cadence Williamson (Bluestem), 13:48.4.

Central of Burden — 2. Ana Voelker 13:59.38; 11. Allie Pippitt 16:00.32.

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Seventh-Grade Boys (2mi)

Team Scores — 1. Iola 47; 2. Wichita Trinity 47; 3. Central of Burden 54; 4. Eureka 62.

Individual Medalist (44) — Grayson Payne (WT), 11:33.16.

Central of Burden — 8. James Brown 12:50.19; 17. Ivan Long 13:58.69; 31. Gunnar Parsons 15:56.84; 35. Trystan Trefethen 17:07.11; 43. Jace Pippitt 20:03.15.

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Seventh-Grade Girls (2mi)

Team Scores — (none).

Individual Medalist (31) — Breckynn Lee (Trinity), 13:30.82.

Central of Burden — 18. Emma Jackson 17:09.5; 21. Jessie McClung 18:02.8.

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