Uhre, Birnbaum win the Best of the West Cross Country Meet

Hill City girls, Custer boys win Region 5A Titles

RAPID CITY, S.D. – Area runners had a chance to check out the course for next week’s State Cross Country Meet.

The Best of the West Cross Country Meet was held Thursday at the Hart Ranch.

Rapid City Stevens dominated both the boys and girls divisions.

Hailey Uhre from Stevens won the girls title with a time of 19:48.7.

Meanwhile, Simeon Birnbaum, also from Stevens, ran away with first place honors in the boys division.

He posted a time of 17:17.5.

For complete results, click here.

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Region 5A Cross Country Meet

DEADWOOD, S.D. – Runners braved the chilly and wet weather to compete in the Region 5A Cross Country Meet Thursday at the Tomahawk Country Club near Deadwood.


For complete results, click here.

Boys Team Results

  1. Custer                              25
  2. St. Thomas More          31
  3. Belle Fourche                51
  4. Hill City                          67
  5. RC Christian                 71
  6. Hot Springs                   116
  7. Bennett County            126


The boys individual winner was Sawyer Clarkson from Belle Fourche with a time of 16:51.70.



Girls Team Results

  1. Hill City                                    15
  2. Custer                                       38
  3. Red Cloud                                71
  4. St. Thomas More                    78
  5. Belle Fourche                          83
  6. RC Christian                            88
  7. Lakota Tech                            115


The girls individual winner was Abby Cutler from Hill City with a time of 19:44.93.

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