The #8 ranked Salem Boys Cross Country Team won the 2017 Traverse City Invitational in dominating fashion, finishing with a total of 16 points and placing ten runners in the top 12 of the race.
The Rocks were led by senior Ryan Exell, who won the race individually in a new Salem course-record time of 16:41. Junior Luke Haran, senior Andrew Beyer, and junior Christo Jeffers followed in quick succession, finishing 2-3-4. Rounding out the top seven for Salem were sophomore Bryce Paine, junior Shane McKimmy, and freshman Talha Syed.
Complete Team Results
Salem – 16 points
Big Rapids – 56 points
Traverse City Central – 69 points
Leelanau St. Mary’s – 136 points
Maple City Glen Lake – 137 points
Leroy Pine River – 163 points
Leland – 179 points
Salem next races on Thursday, October 19 in the KLAA Conference Championships at Huron Meadows Metropark.
Go to http://salemathletics.com/hq/2016-information-4/xcresults/2017 for complete season results.