FOSSIL RIDGE – Maria Apolinar and Maricela Castillo legged out top 10 finishes Saturday afternoon and helped the Mineral Wells Lady Rams claim fifth-place honors at the Run of the Panther Invitational.
The Lady Rams, who had seven runners check in among the top 72 places, finished with 114 points.
Apolinar finished second in the varsity girls' standings with a solid performance. She completed the 5-kilometer race in a time of 13 minutes and 43 seconds.
Castillo placed ninth with a time of 14:13.
Karla Luna and Joy Edla also turned in solid runs. Luna finished 29th with a time of 15:33. Edla was 31st overall with a time of 15:36.
Flor Turcios placed 53rd, while Jessica Baeza and Cortney Clarke finished in 70th and 72nd, respectively.