Vandalia’s Ben Strobel has recently placed first at a pair of cross country meets.
At Carlinville, he won in a time of 15:36.
At Teutopolis, he won with a time of about 17:30.
Also running cross country is sophomore Jalea Pasley, who placed third at the race in T-Town, with a time of 24:01.
The soccer team on Monday lost a South Central Conference match at Litchfield, 11-3.