DALLAS ROUNDUP: Cross takes first at Saxon Invite

SALEM — Dallas junior cross-country runner Trevor Cross won the Saxon Invite on Saturday.

Cross completed the 5,000-meter race in 15 minutes, 58.91 seconds.

The boys placed third in the team standings. Gavin Grass finished 18th in 17:33.32 and Toby Ruston placed 22nd in 17:41.20.

The girls had two runners compete in the varsity race. Bekah Rocak took 73rd with a time of 24:24.25. Mikayla Thiel finished 87th in 25:44.14.

The Dragons will compete at the Northwest Classic at Lane Community College in Eugene Saturday afternoon before competing at the Mid-Willamette Conference preview Sept. 20 at 3 p.m. at Willamette Mission State Park.

BOYS SOCCER DOWNS BENSON: Dallas’ boys soccer team picked up its first win of the season after defeating Benson 2-1 on Thursday. Stats were not available as of press time.

The Dragons nonleague match against St. Helens, originally scheduled for Sept. 5, was canceled due to air conditions. Dallas hosts Southridge Thursday at 4 p.m. before playing at Parkrose Tuesday at 6:30 p.m.

GIRLS SOCCER FALLS TO EAGLE POINT: Dallas’ girls soccer team lost to Eagle Point 8-1 on Thursday. Stats were not available as of press time.

The Dragons played Redmond Tuesday after press time. Dallas plays at McNary Thursday at 7 p.m. and at Canby Tuesday at 7 p.m.

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