The Laguna Beach boys' and girls' cross-country teams competed Saturday at the CIF Southern Section Division 4 Cross-Country Championships at Mt. San Antonio College in Walnut.
The Laguna boys' team is moving on to run at the CIF State Cross-Country Championships in Fresno on Saturday. The Breakers, who finished seventh in the team standings with 197 points, are joining CIF champion Harvard-Westlake (80 points), Don Bosco Tech (117), Notre Dame/Sherman Oaks (146), Crespi (174), Nordhoff (177) and JSerra (193), for the annual event at Woodward Park.
Laguna senior Matt Neev finished runner-up to the Division 4 individual boys' title. Neev was in second place in 16 minutes 24 seconds. Will Conway of Notre Dame/Sherman Oaks took first in 16:22.
At the Division 4 prelims Nov. 13 at Mt. SAC, Neev took first place(15:49) in Heat 2.
Boys' Coach Scott Wittkop said he was a "little surprised" to run on a flat course at Mt. SAC, saying his team was "looking forward to (running) the hills."