WESTERLY — Westerly High closed the Southern Division boys cross country season with a split at the Bradford Preserve on Tuesday.
The Bulldogs defeated Exeter-West Greenwich, 16-45, but lost to South Kingstown, 26-29.
Jake Serra was the first Westerly runner across the line, covering the 3.1-mile course in 17:12 to finish third overall. Nick Cozzolino was fourth in 17:19.
Other scorers for the Bulldogs were Joey Murdock (seventh, 18:31) and Brandon Tallardy (10th, 19:43).
South Kingstown's Anthony Capalbo won the race in 16:42.
South Kingstown finished second in the league with a 7-1 record. EWG finished 0-8.
Westerly (4-4, 4-4) next competes in the Wickham Park Invitational in Manchester, Conn., on Saturday.
— Keith Kimberlin