EFFINGHAM - Senior Brenner Webster paced the Wildcats with a 4th place finish in 16:06 earning one of our three All Conference spots. He made a gutsy sprint at the finish to beat out Charleston #2 runner to help insure the teams 1st place finish.
The other two All Conference runners were Freshman Hayden Wimberley 9th in 16:31 and Sophomore Blake Quandt 10th in 16:34.
Rounding out the top 5 scorers were Freshman Dawson Webster 13th in 17:01 and Sophomore Caden Owens 14th in 17:05
Also running was Freshman Dawson Linder 22nd in 17:42, Sophomore Isaac Morton 33rd in 18:31 and Freshman Robert Stanton 52nd 20:24.
1st 50 pts Salem
2nd 51 pts Charleston
3rd 67 pts Taylorville
4th 94 pts Mattoon
5th 111 pts Mt Zion
6th 161 pts Effingham
Girls results from Apollo Conference held at the Effingham Country Club.
Freshman Chloee Phillips lead the team with an 8th place finish to earn a top ten All Conference medal in a time of 20:23.
Sophomore Emily Wade was next in 21:12 good for 12th with Sophomore Emily Daniels right behind in 21:24 for 15th.
Sophomore Cassie Bailey took 21st in 22:25 with Christian Daniels 33rd in 24:09 for the final counter.
Also running were Freshman Zoey Goostree 48th in 29:55 and Freshman Brittney Bryan 51st in 37:45.
1st 38 pts Charleston
2nd 62 pts Mt Zion
3rd 89 pts Salem
4th 93 pts Taylorville
5th 96 pts Mattoon
6th 107 pts Effingham
Up next for both teams is regionals this Saturday at noon in Danville, Illinois at the Kickapoo State Reservation Area.