High School Bears cross country team competed Saturday at the Skyview
Invitational in Soldotna, with the boys placing fourth and the girls fifth.
There were 26 teams, with runners from all the Anchorage and Region Three
Anthony came in third with a time of 16-minutes 2-point-8-seconds. Newcomer
Nathan Deer set a personal best of 17-minutes, 6.2-seconds to place 13th.
Chaven Davidson was 34th, James Osowski 37th, Jordan
Fogle was 43rd and Caleb Nymeyer was 47th, as both set
personal bests as well. Jake Salus was 57th.
High School won the meet with 45 points, followed by South Anchorage and Grace
Christian tied with 89. Kodiak had 127. West Anchorage rounded out the top
girls' race, Chloe Ivanoff and Jaymi Bethea were one second apart, in 13th
and 14th, respectively. Allie Smith was 23rd, Sarah Ng 26th, Samantha Haight 71st, Selma Ernest 75th
and Amelia Egle was 82nd.
Anchorage was the top girls team with 60 points, followed by South Anchorage,
Colony, Wasilla and Kodiak.
Marcus Dunbar said everyone on the team is improving and the squad looks to be
where they need to be at this point in the season.