The Montevideo boys and girls cross country teams competed in the West Central Conference Championships held in Olivia on Monday.

The Montevideo boys and girls cross country teams competed in the West Central Conference Championships held in Olivia on Monday.

Montevideo runners Josh Tastad, Jakob Christopherson, and Addie Opdahl earned All-Conference honors for the Thunder Hawks.

Tastad finished in 4th place overall with a time of 18:05.21. Christopher­son had a nice 7th place finish running his best race of the year with a time of 18:12.52.

Opdahl finished in 7th place overall for the girls with a time of 22:09.90.

The boys team finished in fourth place overall out of eight teams behind first place Morris and second place Benson.

The girls also finished in fourth place behind Morris and Sauk Centre.

Coach Jamie Harrington was pleased with his teams performances.

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