Cross Country: Rochelle teams race at Silver Spring State Park

Lady Hubs take third, Hubs finish fourth in quadrangular meet

SANDWICH — The Rochelle Hub and Lady Hub varsity cross country teams competed in a four-team meet with Sandwich, LaSalle-Peru and Sycamore at Silver Spring State Park on Tuesday. The Hubs took third with 82 points, while the Lady Hubs finished fourth with 78 points in the quadrangular meet.

Junior Luis Hernandez led the Hubs in the varsity race, placing eighth out of 41 runners with a time of 18:28. Senior Thomas Koziol and sophomore Chris Hickey took 15th and 16th with respective times of 19:50 and 20:14. Freshman Declan McGee finished 26th overall with a time of 21:51.

Freshman Annaliese Koziol ran the fastest time for the Lady Hubs, taking seventh out of 36 runners with a time of 27:54. Freshmen Emely Hernandez and Rose Luxton placed 12th and 18th with respective times of 29:05 and 30:19. Rochelle's next event is the First to the Finish Invitational at Peoria's Detweiller Park on Saturday, Sept. 10.