The EPCC men and women Cross Country team traveled to Santa Clara University for the Bronco Invitational, an open cross country race on Saturday, Oct. 17.
Tejanas finished 3rd with 119 points in the 6K open non-division 1 event. Kayla Pallares finished 2nd overall with a time of 21:43.
The next Tejana runner was Kelli Kirkpatrick who finished 36th with a time of 23:21.
Tejanos, finished 5th with a team score of 144 points. Eli Kosgei finished 6th overall with a time of 24:59 in the 8K open race. The next Tejano finisher was Juan Vazquez finishing 28th with a time of 25:39.
In team scoring, the overall winner was the University of California at Santa Cruz with 65 points. Embry-Riddle (AZ) placed second with 118 points, Tejanas came in third with 119 points and Orange Coast College came in fourth with 121 points.
On the men’s side, Davis XC & Track Club came in first with a total of 39 points.
Cal Poly Distance Club placed second with 64 points, Embry-Riddle (AZ) came in third with 95 points, Orange Coast College placed fourth with 101 points and EPCC’s Tejanos came in last with a score of 144.
Next up for EPCC is the Region V&WJCAC Championship in Hobbs, NM on Oct. 3.