Prep roundup: Depth helps GJ boys win Delta Invite cross country title
Ty Williams of Telluride won the Delta Invitational in 16 minutes, 29.36 seconds, with Glenwood Springs’ Andrew Mansfield second in 16:52.09. Grand Junction’s depth, though, won the boys team championship with 67 points. Delta was second with 110 and Palisade 11th with 226.
Charlie Medina was seventh (17:20.61), Greg Eccher 14th (18:04.18) and Samuel Videlock 15th (18:08.09) to pace the Tigers.
Hotchkiss won the girls team title with 72 points, with Glenwood Springs second with 81. Grand Junction was seventh and Palisade ninth. Rachel Hampton of Telluride won the race in 19:20.61. Palisade’s Katie Mueller was eighth (21:17.15) and Grand Junction’s Nicole Seibold 23rd (22:42.90).
Kyler Brown (17:09) placed 11th and Chuck Bisby (17:21) 15th for Fruita Monument’s boys in the Arapahoe Invitational. Sara Horen finished in 22:32 and Micheala Hoffman in 23:13 for the Wildcat girls.
Tigers split pair at Glenwood Invitational
Grand Junction split a pair of matches in the Glenwood Springs Invitational, defeating Rangely 25-16, 25-19, but losing to Lutheran 25-16, 25-21.
At the Regis Invitational, Fruita Monument defeated Adams City 25-7, 25-7, 25-11 and Platte Canyon 25-12, 25-10, 25-16.
Delta defeated Montrose 25-13, 26-24, 25-15.
Rhodes’ two goals lift Central to victory
Central’s Cory Rhodes scored twice, including the winning goal in the 70th minute, to lift the Warriors to a 2-1 victory over Moffat County. The Bulldogs led 1-0 after Johnny Landa scored in the 23rd minute, but two minutes later, Rhodes connected to tie the game 1-1 at halftime.
Conor Beach made eight saves for Central.
Heritage knocked off Grand Junction 8-1, Adams City defeated Fruita Monument 4-1 and Pagosa Springs beat Palisade 5-1.
Fruita Monument sweeps Ralston Valley
Fruita’s Vinny Castellini defeated Andy Kee 7-5, 6-4 at No. 1 singles and Matt Harris outlasted David Gonzales 7-6, 7-5 at No. 2 to lead the Wildcats to a 7-0 victory over Ralston Valley. The Wildcats won every match in straight sets.