On Wednesday evening, the Lady Bulldogs Cross Country team stepped up to the challenge of running without three of their varsity runners that were sick.  Even without a full team the girls placed 4th out of 9 teams at the Bellmont Invitational.  Hayley Newman led the team with a 4th place finish in 21:23 (a new personal best).  Paige Boatright finished next for the team in 7th place.  Also placing for the Lady Bulldogs were Ally Holocomb (17th), Ariel Stier (24th), and Elexis Stocksdale (48th).  Bridgette Yoder won the JV race.

The boys team ran without their number two runner and came away with a 2nd place finish out of 9 teams.  Deric Laurent continued his success by out kicking his opponent for the individual victory in 16:42.7.  Brayan Pizano stepped up for the team and finished 7th.  Also placing for the varsity were Jordan Lahr (15th), Michael Meyer (22nd), Grant Atkinson (25th), Kyle Charles (27th), and Caleb Felger (36th).  Bailey Yoder won the JV race.

POSTED: 08/28/14 at 8:14 am. FILED UNDER: News, Sports