XC: Clark, Schroeder triumph at final Channel League race

Dos Pueblos’ Hunter Clark and San Marcos’ Erica Schroeder tracked down victories at the final Channel League meet of the season on Thursday held at Camino Real Park in Ventura.

Clark won his second league meet of the season while Schroeder, coming off a win at last week’s Santa Barbara County Championships, captured her first win at a league meet. Clark edged Buena’s Andrew Witt by seven seconds with a time of 15:24. Schroeder was clocked at 17:25, well ahead of second-place finisher Christina Rice of Dos Pueblos at 18:06.

RESULTS: Boys Varsity || Girls Varsity || Boys JV || Girls JV

Ventura’s teams won the team competition. The Cougars boys beat Buena 37-47 while the girls team topped San Marcos 32-41.

Clark, DP teammate Josh McGregor, and San Marcos’ Logan Briner qualified for CIF Prelims on the boys side. Rice, Schroeder and the rest of the San Marcos girls team qualified for the girls.

Santa Barbara High was led by William Walter (23rd-16:42) and Ally Garza (21st-20:05).