Lions, Talamantez advance to UIL State Cross-Country Meet

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LUBBOCK – The OHS Lions and Lady Lion Kenzee Talamantez all advanced to the UIL State Cross-Country Meet Monday after competing at the Region I Championships.

The Lions finished second as a team behind Sundown. Panhandle and Fort Hancock also advanced placing third and fourth respectively.

Humberto Torralba was second overall as an individual with a time of 16 minutes, 54.60 seconds. Manuel Torralba was fourth at 17:11.60.

Jason Lopez was 16th with 17:59, Adam Hopper was 24th at 18:30.60, Camron Perez was 38th at 18:50.30, Melvyn Mejia was 53rd at 19:23.30 and Daniel Hernandez was 60th at 19:31.80.

Lady Lion Kenzee Talamantez punched her ticket to state after finishing 16th with a time of 12:53.70.

The runners will compete in the UIL Cross-Country State Championships on Saturday, Nov. 9, at Old Settlers Park in Round Rock. Girls 2A will run at 9:40 a.m. and Boys 2A will run at 10:10 a.m.

More details can be found at www.uiltexas.org

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