Coach Ryan Norton said she turned in her second fastest time of the season at 19:51.78. The top 20 runners medal at the state meet so Sanchez came close. Kailey Koomen of Junction City ran her fastest time this season as she finished 63rd in 21:00.62.
In the Class 6A Boys race Christian Carter of Junction City finished 42nd in 16:57.09. Isaiah Galicia of Junction City finished 58th in 17:09.81.