Marchegger fast at Lowry |

Marchegger fast at Lowry

Staff Reports

Jared Marchegger ran to second-place on Friday to set the pace for the Sierra Lutheran High cross country team at the Lowry Invitational in Winnemucca.

Marchegger clocked a 16:36 over the 5,000-meter layout at Winnemucca Golf Course, his season best time and best career time at altitude. The junior trailed only Spring Creek senior William Fallini-Haas, the reigning Northern 3A region champion and the 2016 state meet 3A runner-up.

On the girls side, Emily McNeely placed seventh for the Falcons with a time of 20:52 and Taylor Davison placed 12th (21:49).

Also in the boys race, sophomore Teagan Hansen placed seventh (17:37), Andreas Gilson 33rd (20:53) and Zachary Houghton 40th (24:45, a personal best).

The Falcons travel to Folsom, Calif., this Saturday for the Bella Vista Bronco Invitational.


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