Desert Vista had five runners place in the top 10 to take first place with a score of 22 in the girls portion of the Tempe City Cross Country Championship at Kiwanis Park on Thursday.

Brittany Tretbar had the best finish for the Thunder as she came in second with a time of 19:22.5.

She finished behind Kylee Kieser of Marcos de Niza, who took first place with a time of 19:03.6.

The other Desert Vista runners who placed in the top 10 were Yasmin Yacut (third place), Megan Kupres (fourth place), Nicole Hicks (sixth place) and Natalie Kraft (seventh place).

Marcos came finished second with 57 points, followed by Corona del Sol with 70 and Mountain Pointe with 76.

On the boys side, Corona placed four runners in the top 10 to finish with 33 points and take first place.

Jared Hirschl placed first overall for the Aztecs with a time of 16:30.1. Jake Whitney finished sixth followed by Daniel Wrapp and James Hert in seventh and eighth place.

Eduard Roa of McClintock came in second with a time of 16:31.0. He was followed by Ryan Maack of Desert Vista with a time of 16:40.4.

Desert Vista finished second with a score of 37, followed by McClintock with 84, Mountain Pointe with 86 and Marcos with 111.

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