XC: Clark, DP boys finish in top 10 at Clovis Invite

Hunter Clark finished in the top 10 out of 242 finishers and the Dos Pueblos boys cross country team placed eighth out of 35 teams in its division at the Clovis Invitational on Saturday at Woodward Park in Fresno.

Clark ran 16:42 over the 5000-meter course to finish in ninth place. Ivan Ricardo stepped up and ran the fifth fastest time on the team after running as the seventh man most of the season, said coach Joshua Christensen.

Dos Pueblos finishers: Hunter Clark, 9, 16:42; 44, Nathan Alvarez 17:17; 65, Josh McGregor 17:35; 77, Jeremiah McElwee 17:47; 123, Ivan Ricardo 18:23; 127, Dustin Oakes 18:19; 179, Jack Randmaa 19:06

Christina Rice ran 20:16 and came in 28th out of 218 finishers in the girls race. DP placed 18th in a race with 33 schools.

DP finishers: 28, Christina Rice 20:16; 78, Kailey Reardon 21:34; 122, Natalie Hawkins 22:26; 125, Kareena DeSilva 22:32; 131, Emma York 22:46; 152, Joanna Zukin 23:16; 178, Allison Larinan 24:09.

Dos Pueblos will hold its annual invitational on Friday at Shoreline Park.