Several area cross-country runners had a good showing at the Nixa Invitational.
Monett finished fifth in the Division 1 varsity boys. Cubs' Chris Renteria finished 12th individually with a time of 17:12.40; Isaac Weber, 27th; Bill Townsend, 38th; Michael Morley, 55th; Jonah Ragsdale, 63rd; and Aaron Morley, 74th.
In the Division 1 varsity girls, Monett's Hannah Martin finished 15th with a time of 21:53.70 and Monett's Madeleine Weber finished 20th.
In Division 2 varsity boys, Purdy's Andrew McCormick finished 19th, with a time of 19:01. Other runners for the Eagles included: Devin Keeler, 46th; Garen Nelson, 57th; Cory Kelly, 63rd; Drew Williams, 76th; Jake Beaty, 77th; and Josh Antle, 80th.
In Division 2 varsity girls, Purdy's Audrey Patton finished 13th in 22.58.80, Lady Eagle Nicole Terry finished 40th.