HS Cross Country: Alice's Diaz, Ben Bolt's Garcia, Freer's Campos wrap up state meet

Rey Castillo
Alice Echo News Journal
Alice's Victoria Diaz competes in the District 31-4A cross country meet, Tuesday, Oct. 12, 2021, at Tuloso-Midway High School. The freshman finished first with 12:59.9.

ROUND ROCK –– Alice freshman Victoria Diaz capped an impressive season debut at the UIL Class 4A state cross country meet at Old Settler's Park.

Diaz placed 25th with a time of 12 minutes, 5.4 seconds.

It was a memorial season for Diaz, who won a district championship and medaled at the regional meet to qualify for state in her first season. 

Ben Bolt's Jayden Garcia was the top area finisher after placing 15th with a time of 17:16.7.

Freer's Eleana Campos was the only other area medalist.

Campos crossed in 12:26.6 in the Class 2A girls race to finish eighth overall.