York High School Varsity Cross County Team took first place at the Richard Spring Invitational at Peoria's Detweiller Park Sept. 21.
York placed three runners in the Top 10: Alex Bashqawi, 4th (14:40); Nathan Mroz, 5th (14:42); and Matt Plowman, 9th (14:47).
Rounding out the Dukes varsity team were Kyle Mattes, 24th, Jon May, 36th; Jeff Noesk, 75th; and Matt Hogan, 124th.
O'Fallon Township High School and Hersey High School came in second and third, respectively. The attached videos of the boys race at the 1 mile, 2 mile and finish line courtesy of RunnerSpace.com.
The York varsity girls took 14th at the meet, with Dayle Mueller, 37th; Kathryn Hagstrom, 77th; Jeanette Morely, 90th; Alyssa Adam, 117th; Elizabeth Hagstrom, 134th; Kenia Sanchez, 149th; and Caitlyn Blum, 157th. Palatine won the meet, followed by New Trier and Glenbard West high schools.