Goodrich boys cross country represented Polk County with an eighth-place finish at the UIL State Meet Friday morning in Round Rock.
Senior A’Mareion Bookman finished 18th overall with a time of 17:41.2, while Junior Eliseo Garzon was 61st overall with an 18:53.4 time.
Sophomore Joel Resendez (81st), and freshmen Saul Guzman (96th), Marquis Robinson (99th), and Joel MacHuca (107th) were also Hornet competitors.
Coach Lester King said he was proud of his group, and felt they performed well for such a young team.
Comstock’s Sebastian Talamantez was first overall with a 16:25.1 time. Slidell is the team state champions with a score of 73. They were followed by Jayton (78), Comstock (106), Miller Grove (123), Zephyr (130), Sulphur Bluff (168), O’Donnell (219), and Goodrich (222).