Christian Alvarado of Fairfield Prep won the Wickham Invitational boys championship 5K race Saturday at Wickham Park in Manchester. Alvarado finished with a time of 15 minutes, 38 seconds.
Zach Williams of Xavier finished sixth at 16:35.
Emily Criscuolo of Amity placed fourth in the girls seeded race at 20:15. Christian Alberico of Coginchaug took second in the boys unseeded race (17:07) while Calum Wright of Hamden was ninth (17:42).
Liz Fengler was third in the girls unseeded race (20:22) while Leah Rivers of Wilbur Cross and Ashley Cambisaca of Hamden were seventh (20:44) and eighth (20:49), respectively, in the girls unseeded race.
Isabel Balcezak finished 15th in the girls championship race (also 5K) at 20:07. Shelton’s Joe Edelstein finished 15th in the boys seeded race (17:29).
Cheshire had a solid showing in the girls seeded race, finishing sixth as a team with 222 points led by Natalie Wickenheisser who was 16th in 20:51, Liz Cunningham who was 28th in 21:36 and Erin Strahley who was 29th in 21:38.