WMS girls XC win ACA hosted meet, CMS second
ASHEVILLE — The Waynesville Middle School girls cross country team (61 points) won the Asheville Christain Academy Invitational Cross Country meet Tuesday, Sept. 24 in Swannanoa. The Mountaineers finished 12 points ahead of second-place Canton Middle School (73 points).
In the boys meet, Waynesville Middle finished third with 72 points and Canton Middle was fourth with 96 points.
Local runners who placed in the Top 10 in the girls meet were Waynesville Middle’s Emma Jane Kimmett (fourth), Ellen Weaver (sixth) and Canton Middle’s Clare Cruz (fifth).
Top 10 finishes in the boys meet were Canton Middle’s Will Norris (fourth) and Waynesville Middle’s Alan Raya (fifth).
Both the Mountaineers and Black Bears competed in a Blue Ridge Conference meet at Jackson Park in Hendersonville Tuesday afternoon. At press time, no results were available.
Check Friday’s sports section for full details of the meet.