Axtell Girls, Wilcox-Hildreth Boys Place In Team Races At Alma Invitational

Nine schools (three complete girls’ teams, five complete boys’ teams) had competitors at the Alma Cross Country Invite on September 13 at Alma’s Country Club. The races were 5K. 

Axtell’s girls (14) won in a close team race over Overton (16) and Alma/Southern valley (17). 18 girls competed. 

The Lady Cats’ three scorers were Aubrie Erickson (2nd, 26:29), Nicole Beck (5th, 27:34) and Trinity Houchin (8th, 28:08). 

In the boys’ event, the top three team scores were also  fairly close, those teams being Franklin (14), Wilcox-Hildreth (17), and Axtell (20). 39 boys raced.

see September 22 Courier for full story