Alex Gomez, the foreign exchange student at Lincoln County High from Spain, placed 89th for the Lynx at the Falcon Invitational at Foothill High in Henderson last Saturday with a time in the 5,000-meter race for Freshmen and Sophomores in 20:21.8. Tyler Frehner was 106th in 20:51.4, Cody Dirks finished 137th in 21:36.6.
In the Junior-Senior men’s race, Michael Winters was 109th place in 20:26.7.
On the girls side, Madison Mathews was 49th in the Freshmen-Sophomore women’s 5,000 meters in 23:46. Mayah Hafen was 118th in 30:47.1. In the Junior-Senior women’s run, Lincoln’s Lena Hensel was 109th in 27:23.7, Sydney Anderson, 124 in 29:55.6, Ally Wadsworth 129 in 32:18.9, and Kimberly Barfield 134 in 35:13.8.
This Friday, Lincoln goes to the Cedar Invitational in Cedar City, Utah.
The NIAA Southern Division III Championships are Oct. 25 at Foothill High in Las Vegas, the Division I, 1A, and III Regional Championships Oct. 30 in Sunset Park at Sunset and Eastern in Las Vegas, and the NIAA State Championships Nov. 8 also at Sunset Park.