The first local invitational of the 2012 cross country season is in the books. Sierra Vista Buena hosted the Sue Fletcher Invitational on Saturday and Canyon del Oro runners swept first place.
In the boys 5k, CDO's Andrew Garcia held off teammate Jordan Hellebuyck to earn the win. Garcia finished in 16:08.98 and Hellebuyck came in at 16:11.20.
Mountain View, led by third-place finisher Lance Pedersen, won the team title. Canyon del Oro took second and Buena was third.
In the girls race, CDO's Bridgette Doucette won. She finished in 20:00.75, ahead of Mountain View's Karina Kelly, who finished in 20:24.27. CDO's Sarah Boughan was third.
Mountain View won the team title, followed by Casa Grande Vista Grande.
The next invitational is Saturday, Sept. 8. St. Augustine will host the Old Pueblo Invitational at Lincoln Park.