Burcham wins race in North Carolina
CARY, N.C. -- Ona Elite runner Jacob Burcham ran to a first-place finish Saturday in the NXN Southeast Region cross country meet.
Burcham's time was 15 minutes, 9.9 seconds for the 5K at the WakeMed Soccer Park.
He will be joined by seven other regional winners Saturday, Dec. 1, at the Nike Cross Country Nationals at Portland Meadows in Portland, Ore.
Logan Miller from the XBC Track Club and Chantilly, Va., was second with a time of 15:19.7 followed by Zack Langston from Palmetto, S.C., running unattached with a time of 15:20.5.
Ona Elite's other runners were Mason Dino (151st, 16:58.8), Avery Campbell (152nd, 16:59.1), Brandon Atkinson (143rd, 17:10.3), Jeremy Waugh (166th, 17:13.0), Andrew Short (172nd, 17:17.9) and Brian Lawhon (193rd, 17:44.2).
The race had 229 runners finish.