Cross country teams compete at Fairfield

Anthony Villatoro
Anthony Villatoro

The Iowa Mennonite boys cross country team placed sixth of seven teams at the Fairfield invitational Thursday at Waterworks park in Fairfield.  Levi Geyer ran a great race moving up to third place near the finish line where he fell losing two places in the process.  He was fifth in 18:19 on the 4.7k course.  Jacob Boller was the team’s number two runner placing twenty-sixth in 21:01.  Cameron Roser-Peet was twenty-eighth in 21:17 in his first varsity outing.  Anthony Villatoro placed thirty-first in 21:43.  Gerardo Mendoza showed great improvement over his performance at the early bird meet.  He placed thirty-fifth in 22:08.  Micah Miller took over three minutes off his time at this meet last year placing thirty-eighth in 22:39.  Jesse Slater also ran in the varsity race taking forty-seventh place.

Boys results Team Scores
Individual Placings Pekin 29
Levi Geyer 5th 18:19 Wapello 72
Jacob Boller 26th 21:01 Danville/New London 100
Cameron Roser-Peet 28th 21:17 Winfield-Mt. Union 110
Anthony Villatoro 31st 21:43 Cardinal 117
Gerardo Mendoza 35th 22:08 Iowa Mennonite 125
Micah Miller 38th 22:39 Highland 152
Jesse Slater 47th 28:14

Juan Andino finished the JV race in 37th place with a time of 23:03.


Calli Shaw
Calli Shaw
Girls results Team Scores
Individual Placings Pekin 29
Calli Shaw 16th 24:56 Danville-New London 56
Mackenzie Gutierrez 28th 28:07 Wapello 106
Sarena Gerber 32nd 29:50 Winfield-Mt. Union 120
Rachel Geyer 33rd 29:50 Iowa Mennonite 145
Greta Schrag 36th 35:43
Ainsley Shaw 37th 39:06