The CIF Div. 5 ranked Maranatha boys took the title in the Olympic League Finals on Thursday at Hansen Dam in Lake View Terrace.
The Minutemen put all five scorers in the first 14 to edge Cerritos Valley Christian 40-52. MHS senior senior Matthew Rutzen held off two strong challengers to take the individual championship in 16:41 for three miles. Teammate Henry Witherspoon earned All-League honors with a 6th/17:59 finish.
The Maranatha girls were fifth, led by Megan Ravesdy – 13th/23:16.