WESTPORT, Conn. Staples' Henry Wynne took third and Caroline Koenig fifth to lead the Wreckers at Saturdays Class LL cross country championships at Wickham Park in Manchester.
Wynne ran 16:13 on the 5-kilometer course. Connor Rog of Fairfield Prep won the race in 15:50, followed by Jake Feinstein of Newtown in 16:10.
Staples finished ninth with 232 points, and Wynne was followed by Wreckers Mikolaj Kulis (20th), Patrick Nolan (57th), Marcus Russi (68th) and Samuel Cohen (88th).
Koenig, a sophomore, ran 19:52 for the 5k girls course. The Wreckers took ninth, with Caroline Smith (46th), Alexandra Popkin (50th), Courtney Mullen (62nd) and Kellen Smithson (93rd) rounding out the team's scoring.
The top teams and runners will advance to the State Open Friday at Wickham Park in Manchester. Complete results of Saturdays meets are available at www.casciac.org .
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