The Taft boys and girls cross country teams got their first chance to compete in Taft this season when they took part in the Taft-Wildcat Black-Gold Rush at A Street Park.

Mayla Cisneros had the best result for Taft by coming in 13th. Abby Xancale was two spots back in 15th place with a time of 24:51.

Later in the boys race, Cesar Guerrero had the highest finish for Taft by coming in 18th. Sergio Robles came in 23rd while Jesus Gutierrez was 25th.

To read the full story, pick up Tuesday's Taft Midway Driller.