High School Sports

High school boys cross country: Urban paces St. Joseph’s past Philipsburg-Osceola

Eli Urban set a course record to lead St. Joseph’s Catholic Academy over Philipsburg-Osceola on Tuesday. Central and Clearfield also participated.

Urban posted a time of 18:44 to lead all runners as the Wolves beat the Mounties 22-35. Nick Patrick led P-O and finished second to Urban with a time of 19:03.

Central beat P-O 25-30, and Clearfield beat the Mounties 23-36.

Kaelen Wright (fourth, 19:24) and Michael Peters (eighth, 19:52) rounded out SJCA’s top-10 finishers. P-O’s Kyle Albert finished seventh with a time of 19:51.

St. Joseph’s returns to action Saturday at the Ridgway Invitational, while Philipsburg-Osceola’s next meet takes place Thursday, Oct. 15 against West Branch and Bishop Guilfoyle.