Lady Bulldogs win local meet
Submitted by Coach Golemon
The Bandera Lady Bulldog cross country varsity blue team won the Bandera Bulldog Early Season Cross Country Invitational on Wednesday, Sept. 4, and the varsity white team finished 4th in the field of 10 teams.
The Lady Bulldog varsity won nine of the 25 varsity medals.
Individual varsity medal winners were junior Karla Presa (1st), sophomore Mercy Yermo (2nd), sophomore Caitlin Lenihan (7th), freshman Kaitlyn Rodriguez (8th), freshman Taelen Butler (11th), freshman Monica Mata (14th), junior Kate Martin (15th), junior Sarah Butler (16th), and junior Jeneive Casarez (25th).
Senior Lenise McHazlett (29th) and sophomore Allie Denham (33rd) finished in the top half of the 72 varsity runners. Other Lady Bulldog varsity participants were senior Lexie Dusek, sophomore Emily Montague, senior Taylor Schultz, senior Josie Burns, and senior Alex Joyer.
The Lady Bulldog JV blue team won the runner-up plaque, while the junior varsity white team finished 6th. The Lady Bulldogs won six of the 25 junior varsity medals.
Medal winners in the junior varsity division were junior Laurynn Winters(6th), freshman Hannah Robinson (10th), sophomore Ashley Montague (12th), sophomore Jenessa Heinen (13th), junior Julie Hatch (19th), and sophomore Jessie McLeod (24th).
Sophomore Paige Barrington and freshman Emily Dibrell finished in the top half of the 66 junior varsity runners. Other Lady Bulldog junior varsity participants were sophomore Bethany Marrtinez, junior Destiny Jannell, and junior Jackie Macias.