Ontario sends runner to state in cross country

Ontario High School junior, Jacob Moore, finished fourth as an individual at the Greater Oregon district championships last Friday at Treasure Valley Community College. His finish time of 17:36.41 earned him one of five individual state berths for those not on a state-qualifying team. (The Enterprise/Kristine de Leon)

ONTARIO – Ontario High School runner Jacob Moore will be heading to state championships to represent the Tigers Saturday at Lane Community College in Eugene.

The Ontario boys cross country team placed fourth at the Greater Oregon League district meet held at Treasure Valley Community College last Friday. 

The Tigers were led by Moore, who finished fourth in the race with a time of 17:36.41.

The top five finishers in the 5,000-meter race qualified for the state championships tournament. 

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