The Indian Land Cross Country team competed in the Hare & Hounds Invitational at McAlpine park in Charlotte, NC on Saturday September 21st. The boy’s team placed twenty-sixth out of thirty-seven teams in the Championship race. The girl’s team placed twenty-fourth out of thirty-two teams in the Championship race.
Leading the boy’s team was Senior Walker Reeves who placed ninety-sixth overall with a time of 17:38. Ben Elson 17:48, Jaxon Barringer 18:32, Noah Kiger 18:56, and David Pohlheber 19:27 also competed for the team in the Championship race.
Leading the girl’s team was eighth grader Olivia Morales who placed 115th with a time of 21:38. Mattie-Baile Tripp 21:41, Rachel Graham 21:42, Lauren Sizemore 22:40, Chloe Duernberger 23:38, and Caprielle Terry 23:45 also competed for the team in the Championship race.
In the boy’s open race, eighth grader Connor Stebbins led the team with a time of 20:56. Ethan Gieger 20:57, Liam Bayley 21:13, Alexander Krull 21:43, Jose Bravo 21:52, Micheal Atkinson 21:53, Logan Preddy 22:51, Ben Carroll 23:10, JT Dilauro 23:37, Peter Stein 23:50, Drew Gersewski 24:36, Brandon Deckard 25:24, Dillon Thrower 33:07, and Preston Remien 33:37 also competed for the team.
In the girls open race seventh grader Isabella Kiger led the team with a time of 26:46. Grace Yegge 27:49, Maithili Bhoop 29:20, Arite Mahase 29:23, Julia Brown 30:38, Madelyn Little 32:15, Addison Crown 36:32, and Molly Diaz 38:59 also competed for the team.
The Warriors next meet is on Tuesday September 24th at Lancaster High School. The meet starts at 5:00pm and will start and finish in the stadium.