Soroco runners post strong times

Joel Reichenberger

— Chloe Veilleux and Ben Kelley both ran strong races, leading the way for the Soroco High School cross country team Sept. 5 at a meet at Battle Mountain and now the team is preparing for a trip Friday to race at Eagle Valley.

Veilleux, a freshman and the only girl on the team, was ninth in the 85-finisher field and finished the 5-kilometer course in 23 minutes, 57 seconds.

Kelley, a sophomore, was 10th in the boys race in 19:51.

Joshua Taing was 90th on the boys side in 27:39, Grant Redmond 97th in 29:07 and Brad Veilleux was 93rd in 28:19.

To reach Joel Reichenberger, call 970-871-4253, email or follow him on Twitter @JReich9

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