The Wildcats scored 146 points, while Monett tallied 152 for seventh. The Nixa Eagles won the event with an impressive 30-point score.
The Monett Lady Cubs took sixth place in the large schools race, scoring 122 points.
Cameron Byrley, of Springfield Parkview, took first place in 17:40.
Nixa's ladies completed the sweep, taking the tallest trophy with 31 points.
Sayra Villela, of Parkview, won the girls event, finishing in 21:39.
In the small schools division races, Lamar ran away with the boys title, scoring 32 points. Southwest's boys placed ninth with 209. Thomas Chabracek, of Crane, led wire to wire, winning in 17:38, the best overall time of the day.
Springfield Catholic won the girls title in a race that had only three complete teams. Catholic's Kelly Devlin won the individual race with a 21:46 effort.
The Monett course was changed to a new configuration last year, and the new course has areputation as one of the state's toughest.
large school boys
* Taylor Dotson, 21st, 20:07.
* Connor Redmon, 22nd, 20:10.
* Nathan Vitt, 31st, 20:41.
* Jordan Shore, 34th, 21:06.
* TJ Matthews, 38th, 21:20.
* Walker Perez, 48th, 22:24.
* Michael Morley, 16th, 19:41.
* Jonah Ragsdale, 24th, 20:22.
* Aaron Morley, 39th, 21:32.
* Jon Schleim, 40th, 21:35.
* Dalton Paynter, 46th, 22:13.
* Conor Launis, 50th, 23:14.
large school girls
* Madeleine Weber, 12th, 23:47.
* Grace Cloud, Monett, 19th, 24:34.
* Birdianna Salas, 27th, 25:27.
* Maddie Petersen, 35th, 29:34.
* Carmen Renteria, 37th, 29:52.
* Deb Kern, 16th, 24:09.
small school boys
* James Pettit, 30th, 20:25.
* Jordan Epling, 36th, 20:37.
* Kyle Miller, 59th, 22:28.
* Justin Pettit, 67th, 23:01.
* Zach Miles, 78th, 24:56.
* Jon Sherwood, 22nd, 19:54.
* Justin Yeary, 58th, 22:26.
* Joey Robbins, 62nd, 22:41.
* David Haston, 76th, 24:37.
* Andrew McCormick, 55th, 22:15.
* Devan Keeler, 74th, 24:07.
small school girls
* Brittany Harmon, 22nd, 27:14.
* Anastasia Lowry, 41st, 38:04.
* Krista Dunegan, 43rd, 39:14.
* Nicole Sanko, 42nd, 38:51.
JV boys (2 miles)
* Josh Brown, Monett, 48th, 12:12.
* Seth Delossantos, Southwest, 49th, 12:12.
* Alex Dyer, Cassville, 58th, 12:24.
* Austin Ross, Monett, 73rd, 12:58.
* Tyler Speakman, Cassville, 81st, 13:08.
* Kyle Stephenson, Cassville, 84th, 13:10.
* Chris Smith, Monett, 87th, 13:15.
* Matt Vermillion, Cassville, 89th, 13:20.
* Keanu Reed, Monett, 98th, 13:33.
* Ben Morris, Monett, 99th, 13:34.
* Christian Dunegan, Wheaton, 105th, 13:55.
* Wil LeCompte, Cassville, 106th, 14:05.
* Alex Jimenez, Southwest, 107th, 14:06.
* Wyatt Varner, Southwest, 113th, 14:15.
* Chad Howerton, Cassville, 114th, 14:21.
* Justin Beck, Wheaton, 133rd, 15:56.
* Robbie Randall, Southwest, 142nd, 19:28.
JV girls (2 miles)
* Ryan Stewart, Cassville, 33rd, 16:06.