Lufkin boys

Emmanuel Orta competes in the Hallsville Invitational on Saturday morning

Adan Hernandez raced to a first-place finish as the Lufkin Panthers and Lady Panthers’ cross country teams took first place in the Hallsville Invitational on Saturday morning.

Hernandez finished in a time of 16:40, leading the way for the Panthers.

Lufkin girls

Lufkin’s Maria Moreno competes in the Hallsville Invitational on Saturday morning.

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