The Southwood Jr. High Cross Country Teams hosted the Southwood Classic last evening, competing in the 8 field invitational. The Boys’ Team finished 5th place and the Girls’ Team finished in 6th place.
Individually, Braden Sweet once again led the boys’ team placing 7th overall. Alix Winer and Landon Topliff were the number 2 and 3 runners for the boys’ team placing 21st and 23rd. Cayden Prickett finished in 27th, while Zach Roudebush rounded out the scoring for the boys’ team in 31st. Also competing for the Knights was Jayden Timmons and Skylar Amos. Jayden ran a season best of 15:15.
In the girls’ race, Monica Hobson led the way placing 12th overall. Aleia Sweet finished 26th. Alaina Winer, Mya Denney and Bailey Wyatt ran back-to-back taking the 31st-33rd spots. Also running for the Lady Knights were Lexi Finney, Hattie Cochran, and Madison Hunter.
The Jr. High Team will compete in the Marion Invitational this Saturday hosted by Indiana Wesleyan University.