Congratulations to the high school cross country teams for great showings over the break.
On Saturday Sept 30, several runners competed in the Burnett Invitational in Cookeville. Leading the way for the boys was freshman Lance Garcia with a time of 18:09. On the ladies’ side, sophomore Olivia Guse paced the group with a time of 22:36.
And just the past Saturday, many Tiger striders competed in the Jesse Owens Classic in Oakville, Alabama. Senior Camille Smith scored a personal best with a time of 19:12 and sophomore Fuji Anday did the same for the boys, finishing in a time of 16:21.
Your high school cross country teams return to action this Saturday in the Midstate championships in Dickson. Wish them all well!