Cross Country Wins Gold at Lone Oak

 The Grace JH Cross Country team travelled to Lone Oak this past Saturday to compete in the 1st Annual Braden Lynch Memorial Run.  As for the teams, our JH Girls finished 3rd overall in a field of 10 and our boys finished 4th out of 8 teams.  Great showing Cougars!!  The cool thing was that Grace had the first place finisher in both the girls race and the boys race. Congrats to Emma Goetz (8) girls winner (once again – she had the fastest time of all girls – Varsity/JV High School and Junior High) and to Chris Alexander (8) – boys winner!!  For the girls – Addison Mathews (8) finished 3rd and Casey Goetz (7) finished 5th to lead the way.  The rest of our girls and the order they finished were: Olive Brookshire (7); Audrey Kirby (7); Sophia Gilmore (6); Zoe Coates (6); Hazel Finley (7); Adi Beverly (6); Molly Cannon (7); and McKenna Camp (6).  

For the boys: Dayne Edens (8) finished 12th to help lead the boys. The rest of the boys and the order they finished were: Christian Henry (8); Gabriel Adams (7); Clive Johnson (7); Ayden Serrato (8); Carter Zimmerman (7); and Zayden Coates (8).  

Several of the athletes PR’d or got their season best time.  Again, great job Cougars!

We will be back in action this coming Saturday as we will be running at UT-Tyler in the Tyler Legacy XC Invitational. The girls will be running at 10:00am and the boys will be at 10:20am.