The Dexter cross country teams had strong showings at the second SEC Jamboree of the season last week at Adrian.
The Division 1 sixth-ranked boys team finished second behind Division 2 top-ranked Chelsea.
The Dreadnaughts finished with 44 points, behind Chelsea’s 25.
Nathan Larson came home in second place, just two seconds behind the leader with a time of 16:50.
Owen Huard finished 6th in 17:28 and Nick McKenzie 11th in 17:50. Seth Read was 12th in 17:58, Noah Hayter 13th in 18:04, and Conner Kolka 22nd in 18:20.
The girls finished with 100 points in the race won by state-ranked Pinckney with 38.
Anna Varitek led the Dreadnaughts with a 10th place finish in 21:39, followed by Jacquelynn TerBush in 13th in 21:55.
Jessica Hoehn was 17th in 22:21, Megyn Scafasci 29th in 22:59, Faith Jones 31st in 23:06, Allison Berkholz 33rd in 23:11, and Taylor Forshee 44th in 24:07.
The girls ran at the Ann Arbor Running Company Legends Classic Saturday and finished 5th with 54 points in the race won by Flushing with 64.
Varitek led Dexter with a 15th place finish in 20:40, while TerBush was 17th in 20:49. Hoehn was 23rd in 21:05, Jones 45th in 21:40, Berkholz 58th in 22:06, Sophia Grant 84th in 23:02, and Amanda Hubert 95th in 23:24.