Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

Moriarty Runners Place 3rd.(Sports)

Byline: Journal Staff Report

* Girls varsity behind host Gallup, Los Alamos at 35-team Red Rock meet

The Moriarty High girls varsity cross country team took third place Saturday at the big Gallup Invitational at Red Rock State Park.

Gallup, a Class AAAAA school, swept both the boys and girls varsity titles in the prestigious meet that drew 35 teams.

The Moriarty girls scored 130 points, well behind runner-up Los Alamos with 91. Both Moriarty and Los Alamos are Class AAAA schools.

"The girls are right on track and healthier than they've been all year," said Moriarty head coach Raul Alvarez. "This was a mid-season indicator for us. All the girls ran especially well. …

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