Donna High Boys Place 8th at State Cross-Country Meet

By: JOHN CANNON

RGV Athletes.com

(ROUND ROCK) – On Thursday morning, the Donna High Redskins Boys Cross-Country Team received a send-off that they would never forget.

The Redskins were cheered on by their fellow classmates, faculty, administrators and staff at the school as they were heading out to Round Rock to compete at the State Meet.

So they wanted to make sure to give everyone that showed their support something they could be proud of.

A Top Ten finish will definitely do that as they placed 8th as a team in the Class 5A Boys Division on Saturday at Old Settlers Park.

Alejandro Castillo was the highest finisher for Donna High as he placed 48th overall with a time of 16:23.34.

Here are the finishes for Donna High at the state meet:

48th   Alejandro Castillo   16:23.34

68th   Eric Garza   16:36.72

75th   Francisco Morales   16:40.22

79th   Alexis Rodriguez   16:44.81

102nd   Jose Rangel   16:59.04

122nd Gerardo Ledesma   17:24.97

146th   Jesus Herrera   18:17.89