Broken Bow was among the teams that competed at the Southwest Conference cross country championships at Minden on Thursday. Broken Bow finished fourth in the boys team standings. Gothenburg was the boys team champion with Minden finishing second and Holdrege was third. Broken Bow placed two runners in the top ten led by Noah Osmond who finished third overall in a time of 17:07 and Brock Oeltjen was 8th in a time of 17:29. Finishing in the top 30 for Broken Bow were Jackson Hansen 21st (18:15), Trey Hurlburt 26th (18:31), and Tallen Harrold was 30th (18:34). The boys individual champion was Parker Graves of Gothenburg in a winning time of (16:40).
McCook won the SWC girls team title with Minden second and Ainsworth was third. Broken Bow finished 5th in the girls team standings. The girls individual champion was Lindee Henning of Ogallala in a winning time of 18:56. Broken Bow placed four runners in the top 30. MaKinley Tobey led the way finishing 12th in a time of 21:35. Jaycee Staples was 16th (21:55), Rylie Wistisen was 24th (23:10), and Genesis Guervara was 30th (24:08).
The top 15 runners in each race were named All Southwest Conference. Receiving all conference honors from Broken Bow were Noah Osmond, Brock Oeltjen, and MaKinley Tobey.
Broken Bow will compete Thursday (10/13) at the C-5 district meet at Ogallala.