Coast Union High School’s sophomore cross country runner Jez Lawson, last year’s MVP, came in as the top Bronco and the sixth overall in a field of 75 in the 23rd annual American Field Service Pinedorado 5K on Saturday, Aug. 30, in Cambria.
Eleven of the 14 Bronco cross country runners participated in the event.
Gigi Stoothoff, a sophomore, placed first overall among the female runners.
Other Bronco runners included Paul Butterfield (9th); Nick Roper (14th); Nahum Hernandez (18th); Jack MacKinnon (22nd); Will Stephenson (26th); Sam MacKinnon (39th); Tyler Seng (42nd); Sage Deack (49th); and Lily Dohlen (52nd).
The next race for the Coast Union cross country team will be at the Morro Bay Invitational on Sept. 13.