BC Cross Country headed to State meet
Saturday, members of the Bridge City cross country team will compete. For seniors, it will be the last time. What makes it extra special? Saturday is the State Meet held at Old Settler’s Park in Round Rock.
Both the boys and girls teams earned their spots placing third last week at Humble Atascocita High School.
According to head coach Cody Knight, most of the boys ran personal bests scoring 95 points.
Aaron Lejeune led the Cardinals, finishing in 16 minutes, 44 seconds, followed by Kirby Shepherd with a time of 16:48, Luke Hebert–16:50, Armando Chavez–17:23, Eric Chesson–17:23, Sawyer Hogan–18:20, and Brock Jones–18.41.
There was just nine seconds between Bridge City and the first place team, Hudson.
For the girls, senior Mary Nguyen came in 13th overall with a time of 12:33.
Following Nguyen was Jessica Franklin–12:38, Bree Fontenot–12:38, Meagan Shockley–12:39, Alex Holland–13:39, Arron Valencia–13:49, and Adrianne Cude–13:50.