The MC Jr High Cross Country teams ran a tough race Monday evening at Hagerstown. The heat and hills made for a hard run, but both teams finished strong. The Girls team finished with a perfect score of 15 lead by Kathleen Osborne, Addy Puckett, Avery Thomas, Gracie Baker, and Addison Coe. Ariana Poe, Morgan Ferguson, Alivia Arvin, Kaylee Swift, and Nadine Crawford all earned ribbons at the meet.
The Boys team worked hard and finished with a tie for first place with Burris with 30 points. The number 6 runner was 2 seconds behind Burris’ 6th runner, which gave MC 2nd place overall. Eli Chamberlain lead the race and finished 1st followed by Hayden Taylor in 3rd, Nathan Daniels in 4th, Lane Dance in 9th and Zayne Sampley in 13th. Grant and Gabe Rees ran hard as well.
The Bears run next at the MEC meet on Saturday.