Mark Nevers and Ben Saxey
Oak Park cross-country runner Ben Saxey defeated his teammate and friend, Mark Nevers, an All-State runner, at Oak Canyon Park last Thursday during the Tri Valley League’s second league meet.
Oak Park improved to 7-1 and tied for first place with Fillmore after it won the meet, while Carpinteria was a distant third at 4-4.
Saxey’s 16:40 was one-second ahead of Nevers in the last high school meet at home for the two Eagle seniors.
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