BLYTHE — The Holtville High School cross country team picked up a dual meet win over Palo Verde in Imperial Valley League action here Tuesday.
The Viking boys won 23-35 while the girls won by forfeit because the Yellowjackets had only three runners.
Edel Lopez led the Holtville boys, taking first in 17 minutes 54 seconds. Adrian Larios finished fourth (20:31) for the Vikings.
Holtville's top girl finisher was Raquel Hernandez who took third (22:43) she was followed by Elyse Verhofstadt (25:05) in fourth.
The Vikings will next run Friday at the St. Augustine Invitational in San Diego.