2009 Region IV Cross Country Meet
The Sauk Valley women's team won the regional meet with 29 points.
Victoria Castaneda (Rock Falls) was 1 st with a time of 20:10.Brooke Smith (Faith Christian) placed 5 th (21:40); Abby Wheeler(Dixon) was 6 th (21:55); Kerstyn Richard (Rock Falls) placed 10 th (23:08); Breanne Hunter (Oregon) was 14 th (24:20); StephanieHernandez (Rock Falls) was 23 rd (25:42); and Jessica Seargent (BureauValley) placed 29 th (27:41).
The top ten runners are designated as All-Region Athletes. Victoria,Brooke, Abby and Kerstyn received this additional honor.
Sauk had one male qualifier - Nick Belmonte (Rochelle) who placed 10 th (28:27). He was also named as an All-Region Athlete.
All will be advancing to the Nationals onSaturday, November 14, in Peoria, Illinois.