Cross Country: Panther team compete at USA South Championships

Cross Country: Panther team compete at USA South Championships

The LaGrange cross country teams competed in the USA South Championships hosted by Piedmont College at the Tallulah Falls School Farm course.

Chris Smith and Ashley Wright led their respective teams. Smith was the Panthers top finisher in the men's 8K race with a time of 33:43. Wright led the women with a time of 28:34 over the 6k course.

William Wooten followed Smith with a time of 34:31. Rounding out the times for the men were: Hiram Haro-Oropeza (34:38), Tyler Baars (35:44), Low Fletcher (40:07), and Jonathan Lenz (40:17).

For the women, Sarah Bearden had a time of 28:59 and was followed by: Jessica Morton (31:30), Davida White (32:17), Lydia Subat (33:05), Rachel Thomas (35:07), and Maiah Britton (35:28).

The teams will run in the NCAA South/Southeast Regional at Berry College on Nov. 12.