Boys Cross Country Tops Naperville Central, Metea

AURORA – After one meet away from home, the Warriors returned to the Waubonsie Valley campus for a triangular meet. Waubonsie defeated Naperville Central and Metea Valley on Friday.

The Warriors ran as a pack for most of the race and finished second through sixth.

Junior Angel Solis led Waubonsie in second place with a 16:00.30. Junior Ethan Marshall followed in third with a 16:00.90. Junior Aidan Oster placed fourth in 16:01.60. Junior Andres Perez finished fifth in 16:02.20, and senior Zach Benziger placed sixth in 16:04.20. Junior Jacob Tukker rounded out the top 10 for the Warriors with an eight-place finish in 16:13.10.

Seniors Joey Sweeney (16:25.40) and Dan Sprout (16:47.80) finished in the top 20.

Waubonsie finished with 25 points. Naperville Central placed second with 45 points, and Metea Valley finished third with 75 points.

The Warriors travel to Naperville for the Twilight Invitational on Friday, then return home for the DuPage Valley Conference meet.