Cross country team does well


Boys, girls show improvement at meet

By Derik Vanderford - dvanderford@civitasmedia.com



Courtesy photo The cross country boys are on the starting line.


Courtesy photo Kendele Sullivan and Heaven Morton run during Saturday’s cross country meet in Columbia.


Courtesy photo Noah McCutcheon competes during Saturday’s meet.


Courtesy photo Sebastian Kirkland runs during Saturday’s meet.


Courtesy photo Dillon Earls runs cross country for Union County High School.


COLUMBIA — Members of the Union County Yellow Jackets Cross Country team each showed improvement while competing in a meet on Saturday.

The UCHS Cross Country team competed in the SCTCCCA Bob Jenkins Coaches Classic Cross Country meet at the Sandhills Research Center on Saturday.

Coach Barbara Kirkland said each of the runners who competed did well.

“The boys all improved on the same course over last year, and the girls — who are all new this year — ran faster than the previous meet they ran in,” Kirkland said.

The official times are as follows:

Boys

Noah McCutcheon — 19:50

Dillon Earls — 20:37

Sebastian Kirkland — 24:44

Ryan Durham — 24:56

Grant Berry — 27:51

Girls

Mallory McGee — 32:42

Kendele Sullivan — 37:16

Heaven Morton — 37:40

Cathryn Patterson — 39:06

Trinity Morton — 39:32

Courtesy photo The cross country boys are on the starting line.
http://uniondailytimes.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/09/web1_IMG_8242.jpgCourtesy photo The cross country boys are on the starting line.

Courtesy photo Kendele Sullivan and Heaven Morton run during Saturday’s cross country meet in Columbia.
http://uniondailytimes.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/09/web1_IMG_8224.jpgCourtesy photo Kendele Sullivan and Heaven Morton run during Saturday’s cross country meet in Columbia.

Courtesy photo Noah McCutcheon competes during Saturday’s meet.
http://uniondailytimes.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/09/web1_IMG_8252.jpgCourtesy photo Noah McCutcheon competes during Saturday’s meet.

Courtesy photo Sebastian Kirkland runs during Saturday’s meet.
http://uniondailytimes.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/09/web1_IMG_8247.jpgCourtesy photo Sebastian Kirkland runs during Saturday’s meet.

Courtesy photo Dillon Earls runs cross country for Union County High School.
http://uniondailytimes.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/09/web1_IMG_8256.jpgCourtesy photo Dillon Earls runs cross country for Union County High School.
Boys, girls show improvement at meet

By Derik Vanderford

dvanderford@civitasmedia.com

Derik Vanderford can be reached at 864-762-4128 or dvanderford@civitasmedia.com.

Derik Vanderford can be reached at 864-762-4128 or dvanderford@civitasmedia.com.

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