The Dos Pueblos boys and San Marcos girls captured the team titles at the Santa Barbara County cross-country championships at River Park in Lompoc. Erica Schroeder of San Marcos is the country girls cross country champion. DP and Cabrillo shared top honors with 71 points but the Chargers were declared the boys champions based on the higher finish of their sixth runner.
San Marcos, behind the 1-2 finish of Erica Schroeder and Adilene Aldapa, scored 35 points to edge out Dos Pueblos, which finished second with 43 points.
Schroeder, a sophomore, used an all-out sprint over the last 100 yards to overtake Aldapa and win the three-mile race in 18 minutes, 22 seconds.
In the boys varsity race, senior Anthony Tyler of Cabrillo took top honors with a time of 15:24. Chris Wasjutin of Dos Pueblos finished second in 15:46 and Alec DeLeon of Righetti was third in 15:54.
Logan Briner was San Marcos’ top finisher in sixth in 16:00. Will Walter was 18th for Santa Barbara (16:32). Cate’s Kyril Van Schendel came in 14th (16:25)
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