SMITHFIELD — Chris Pendola paced Westerly High at the boys freshman state cross country championships Monday at Deerfield Park.
Pendola finished the 4K course (2.5 miles) in 15:53.90, good for 43rd place.
Dylan Tallardy (100th, 17:44.80), Roan Doyle (107th, 17:55.60) and Noah Roberts (115th, 18:27.30) also competed for Westerly.
Logan Halliwel of Lincoln won the race in 13:28.80.
Bishop Hendricken captured the team crown with 72 points. La Salle (110) was second. Westerly did not have enough runners for a team score.
— Ken Sorensen