Top-100 finishes by Ryan Guenthner and Zachary Larkin led the St. Xavier cross country team to a 13th-place finish at the Nike Cross Country Nationals on Sunday in Portland, Oregon.
Guenthner led the Tigers’ way at No. 86, completing the course in 16:46.4 with Larkin not far behind in 93rd with a time of 16:50.2.
Grady Shiflet finished 110th (16:59.3), Thomas Knepshield was 120th (17:06.5), Patrick Schaefer was 128th (17:10.9) and Eric Portaro was 175th (17:54.9). The Tiers finished with 332 points.
A squad from Bozeman (Montana) High won the team title with a score of 105, and American Fork (Utah) High’s Casey Clinger won the individual title with a time of 15:28.4.