MCHS Cross Country teams traveled to Woodruff High School on October 1 and ran outstanding races on a very challenging, hot and hilly course. The girls team celebrated a first place victory against their strong region opponents. Cameron Wicker finished in first place overall with a time of 21:55. Other top ten runners for MC Girls were Claire Hawkins – 4th (24:34), Haley Thomason – 5th (24:52)PR, and Caroline Matney – 6th (25:05).
The boys team celebrated a second place finish in the meet. Top 10 finishers for the boys were Jon Lawson Cope – 2nd (19:21) and Samuel Trainor – 9th (20:16).
The Rebels travel to Emerald’s home course at Connie Maxwell’s Oasis Farm on Tuesday, October 8.