CCS Lions Cross Country snag six medals
CCS Lion cross country team has accumulated six medals with just three meets under their belt . The team consists of one senior, Brandon Burns and four junior high boys, Ethan Beard, Matthew Rainey, Josh Howard, and Jacob Rainey.
This past weekend senior, Brandon Burns raced over extreme hills and in sweltering heat to capture a 4th place title out of 80 runners at the Jasper meet. Brandon achieved a personal record time of 18:20 for the three mile course.
The junior high traveled to Nederland where Matthew Rainey placed 12th and Ethan Beard placed 17th out of a field of 53.
At their first meet at Claiborne Park, relay team Matthew and Jacob Rainey nabbed a top ten spot with 7th place medals. The following week 7th grader, Ethan Beard placed 17th with a time of 14:23.
The entire team has been working hard to lower their times each week. They are about half-way through the season with about four meets to go.