SAN DIEGO — Four runners for the Southwest High School boys and girls cross country teams earned medals in the Bronco Roundup cross country invitational at Rancho Bernardo High School here.
Sal Acevedo led the Southwest boys, taking fifth place among 53 runners on the two-mile course with a time of 10 minutes, 51 seconds. Southwest's Doug Fulp placed ninth on 11:01, followed by teammate Garrett Bishop in 11:07. Isaiah Obeso finished in 11:46, taking 25th place for Southwest.
The only Eagle girl to medal was Monica Gamboa, who took 30th place in 14:50. Southwest's Jessica Thompson finished 37th in 15:01, with teammate Abril Diaz taking 43rd in 15:25.
Southwest hosts the inaugural Southwest Invitational at 5 p.m. Wednesday in El Centro.
Brawley at Baron Invitational
CHULA VISTA — The Brawley Union High School girls cross country team took fourth and its boys were fifth at the Baron Invitational at Bonita High here Friday.