Eagles Advance to the State Championship for the 3rd Straight Year
NCHSAA 4A East Regional Cross Country Championships
The Screaming Eagles Boy’s Cross Country Team Qualify for the NCHSAA 4A State Championships for 3rd Straight Year after 4th Place performance at the NCHSAA East Regional Cross Country Championships this past Saturday, at South View High School in Hope Mills NC.
In the boys race the pace was extremely fast as expected on the super fast course at South View High School. The Eagles top 5 runners all ran between 16:20-16:53(which was a average time of 16:36), destroying the old school record. As a team the Eagles came in 4th Place out of 18 teams that competed in the Region. The top 4 Teams were: Pinecrest 31, South View 53, Hoggard 72, and Ashley 118. New Hanover was 6th at 201, and Laney was 9th at 224.
The Eagles top Boys Places and times were: 15th Stephen Wilson 16:20 PR, 18th Will Mayo16:26 PR, 21st Joseph Harty 16:30 PR, 31st Cody Benton 16:50 PR, 33rd Daniel Lancaster16:53, 58th Rylee Smith 17:36, and 80th 18:37.
The Boy’s and Julia will be heading up to Kernersville, NC Saturday Morning and currently the Boys are ranked 13th in the State.