Local cross country teams and runners put up some big performances in a state meet type environment on Monday at the annual University of Nebraska-Kearney Invitational.
In Class B it was Gering’s Madison Seiler finishing second overall with a time of 19:41.11, just over eight seconds behind the winning runner from Omaha Skutt Catholic.
Seiler helped lead the Gering girls to a 8th place finish in the team standings.
The Gering boys finished even higher overall with a 5th place day as Peyton Seiler came in sixth place with a time of 17:16.34. Eli Marez also notched a top 25 finish and Tyler Nagel came in 31st for the Bulldogs.
In Class C the Sidney teams had big days finishing 3rd in the girls standings while the boys team came in 5th place.
The Bridgeport girls team finished in 8th place in Class D and they were led by Alexis Hill with a 16th place finish.
Banner County grabbed a top 25 team finish.