2017 Bob Jones Invitational
Our SHS Cross Country team had great showing at Saturday’s Bob Jones Invitational.
Eight Senators set new Personal Records (PRs) today.
Senior Alex Hendrix, Juniors Miysteriey Anderson, Diana Baskin, Abby Wallace, Sophomores Brian Austin and Alaric Jack set new PRs in their Varsity 5K events. MMS 8th graders Austin Al-Dijaili and McKenna Kjelshus set new PRs at the 2.1 mile distance.
Junior Varsity Boys team continued to impress bringing home the FIRST place trophy, while the Varsity Boy’s and Junior Varsity Girls teams finished SECOND in their divisions.
Placing in the Boys Varsity were Seniors Jake Russell and Harrison Miller with Sophomore John David Ray, finishing second, third and ninth respectively. Senior Hailey Brown led the Varsity Girls with another great race finishing with a solid fourth place. JV Boys had FIVE top ten finishers, Austin Al’Dijaili coming home first, Freshmen Matthew Livingston and Omar Myers placing third and fifth, MMS seventh grader Patrick Moody seventh and Freshman Noah Terry tenth. Three JV Girls had top ten, Freshman Elisha Jones led the team with a second place, followed by MMS 8th graders McKenna Kjelshus and Baily Wallace placing eighth and tenth.
The team’s next meet is the Chickasaw Trails Invitational on Saturday, September 10th.
Good Luck Senators!