The Kerr Cougar Cross Country teams traveled to Westlake Park in Lake Dallas to take part in the Marcus II invitational. The race had some of the better running clubs that the area had to offer and drew over 1,500 runners from high school to middle school.
The lady cougars were the first Kerr team to race and leading the way for the lady cougars was Serena Bursuch. Serena placed 6th in the race running the course in 14:37 earning herself a top 15 finish and a medal for her 2nd straight race! The ladies placed 4th overall as a team!
The Cougar men were next to take the course and just like last week Trenton Kelly and Corbin Franco got out to a fast start. Kelly finished 4th running the course in 11:54 and Franco placed 6th running 12:08. Also earning a medals were Jacob Meador placing 11th and Julian Corpus finishing 13th. The cougars placed 2nd overall losing to Lake Cites Club team, and placing 1st overall out of the public schools. This marks the 4th consecutive race the Cougars have won the public school division.
The Kerr Middle School Cross Country teams will be back in action next weekend at the SAGU invitational in Midlothian.
**Lake Cities 19
International Leadership of Texas 63
Kerr Middle School 98
International Leadership of Arlington 133
**Lake Cites 24
Prince of Peace School 104
International Leadership of Texas 141
International Leadership of Arlington 212
**Flowermound Track club
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