Lady Mt. Lions Cross Country Run at State Championship

Photo by Lisa Smith
The Lady Mt. Lions Cross Country team before the State Championship Race at Cabell Midland on Nov. 2nd(L-R): Coach Michele Mullenax, Alaira Hudson, Kristen Hicks, Karlee Smith, Addie Buckley, Kate Falls, Hannah Hardy, Erin Chambers, Coach Courtney Nestor and Coach Jack Mullenax.

By Dave Helmick

ONA – The Tucker County Girls’ Cross Country team traveled to Cabell Midland on Saturday November 2nd to compete at the State Championship Meet. The “AA”-“A” race featured 17 teams and 133 runners. The Lady Mt. Lions ran well to finished 5th overall as a team among Class “A “ teams behind the following teams: 1st-Williamstown, 2nd-Saint Marys, 3rd-Charleston Catholic, 4th-Doddridge County.

The top finisher for Tucker County was Kate Falls who finished in 39th place with a time of 21:45.82. Other runners for the Lady Mt. Lions finished as follows: 44th-Erin Chambers(21:50.19), 84th Hannah Hardy(23:46.57), 89th-Karlee Smith(24:02.29), 96th-Kristen Hicks(24:20.46), 112th-Alaira Hudson(25:21.34) and 114th-Addie Buckley(25:36.42).