Poplar Athletes Excel At Home Meet
The Poplar Indians had plenty to celebrate at their home cross country meet on Saturday, Sept. 2. Poplarâ€™s girls won top honors and the boys placed second only behind Glasgow at the meet.
â€śOur top six runners for both boys and girls did really well,â€ť Poplar coach Karolyn Kohl said.
The Indians ran away with the team title in the girlsâ€™ division with 45 points. Glasgow took second with 73 points and Scobey placed third with 74 points.
Poplarâ€™s junior Reinita Irizarry finished sixth with a time of 22:54.46. Teammate Jazmyn Carrywater was right behind at 23:09.84 for seventh place.
Mattie Falls Down earned 11th place at 24:17.76., Blake Follette took 15th at 25:21.89.
Kacie Colgan had a time of 25:31.93 for 18th place. Bailey Dupree earned 23rd place at 27:07.33.
Caidryn Archambault was 29th at 28:05.58. Alara Parshall took 65th at 36:02.90.
Poplarâ€™s boys earned second with 40 points. Glasgow took first with 37 points.
Poplarâ€™s Geordy Medicine Cloud finished eighth with a time of 19:58.33. Kaniel Ricker placed 10th at 20:14.69.
Miles Boxer placed 12th at 20:37.03. Navarjo Escarcega took 16th at 21:29.84, and Wilder Bearcub earned 17th at 21:37.41.
Raylando Red Eagle finished 23rd at 22:34.50. Delray Lilley took 26th at 22:40.87.
Finesse Headdress placed 32nd at 23:11.07. Elgin Grey Bear took 37th at 24:16.04.
Two boys finished for Frazerâ€™s boys. Ty Fourstar placed 52nd with a time of 27:47.85. Joseph Beston took 55th place at 34:29.90.
Leading Frazerâ€™s girls was Angel Nelligan with a time of 27:59.00 for 28th place. Shakira Beston took 39th at 29:25.35.
Brocktonâ€™s Tamryn Bauer had a time of 29:05.50 for 35th place. Lucille Hart placed 37th at 29:16.66.
Brocktonâ€™s Taylor Cummins took 59th at 34:55.07. Isabella Apple took 64th at 35:48.32.
Joshua Firemoon led Brocktonâ€™s boys with a time of 20:59.49 for 13th place. Quinn Dale Prettypaint took 41st at 24:39.11. Ronnie Black Dog placed 42nd at 24:45.16.
Slim Clark took 50th at 27:42.39. Quannah First That Walks placed 51st at 27:47.14.
The Poplar team will compete in Havre on Saturday, Sept. 10.
The Scobey Invitational is scheduled for Friday, Sept. 9, for area Class C teams.