In his team’s only home race of the season, Tooele senior Teagun Palmer brought home a victory, crossing the finish line in 16 minutes, 37 seconds to win Wednesday’s Region 11 cross-country meet in Settlement Canyon.
Palmer’s teammate, Tyler Stewart, finished second in 16:49. Joel Brown was fourth in 17:12, with Spencer Moreno fifth in 17:23 and Christopher Day sixth in 17:26.
Isaac Hecker was Stansbury’s top finisher, crossing the line 11th in 18:08. Oliver Sill was 12th in 18:13, with Elias Nelson 14th in 18:42. Porter Ruebush was 20th in 19:09 and Wyatt Gleed finished 27th in 19:46.
Tooele’s girls team placed all five of its scoring runners in the top six, led by junior Jessica Glaser in second place in 20:10. Jennifer Thomas (third, 20:34), Grace Jenkins (fourth, 21:25), Holly Johansen (fifth, 21:37) and Diana Messick (sixth, 21:52) led the Buffs to the team victory.
Olivia Packer led Stansbury’s effort, finishing 11th in 23:37. Teammate Faythe Evans was right behind in 13th (23:40), with Jessica Beazer in 16th (24:19.04), Julie Starr 18th (24:21) and Trinity Campbell in 19th (24:35).