Anacortes runners Zak Roxborough and Dylan Holland paced the field as Ferndale, Anacortes and Sedro-Woolley met on Wednesday, Sept. 11, for a Northwest Conference boys' cross country meet in Anacortes. Roxborough led the way with a time of 17 minutes, 10 seconds, and Holland was close at 17:16 over the 5K course.
Roberto Aguilera took third for Ferndale with a personal-best time of 17:21, beating his previous time by more than 40 seconds. Timmy Moser led Sedro-Woolley at 17:51.
Kaleb Palmby, Ferndale's second runner, finished sixth in the race with a time of 18:11. Wesley Cruse and Jacob Ramirez were neck-and-neck at third and fourth for Ferndale, with times of 20:03 and 20:04, respectively.
Leland Carter came in fifth for Ferndale at 20:42, followed by Jacob Vanlandingham at 21:32. Zach Sulak rounded out Ferndale's top seven with a time of 21:49.
Ferndale's next meet is at 10 a.m., Saturday, Sept. 14, at the Sehome Invitational at Civic Stadium.
Top individual finishers: 1. Zak Roxborough (Anacortes) 17:10; 2. Dylan Holland (Anacortes) 17:16; 3. Roberto Aguilera (Ferndale) 17:21
Anacortes: Roxborough 17:10; Holland 17:16; Trevor Derie 17:57; Jared Hanson 18:44; James Parker 18:50; Ryan Foggin 19:30; Sam Riccardi 19:38.
Sedro-Woolley: Timmy Moser 17:51; Brandon Townsend 18:41; Kristopher Swanson 19:24; Lucas Skinner 19:27; Jacob Anderson 20:08; William Wing 20:31; Jacob Swenson 20:36.
Ferndale: Aguilera 17:21; Kaleb Palmby 18:11; Wesley Cruse 20:03; Jacob Ramirez 20:04; Leland Carter 20:42; Jacob Vanlandingham 21:32; Zach Sulak 21:49.