Greenville County Championship

The Greenville County Cross Country Championships were held on Saturday, October 25th, 2014 at Hillcrest High School. Junior Ryan Smith was quick off the start and stayed with senior Micah Williams (Greer Middle College Charter High School) for about a mile (4:50ish). Ryan stayed within striking distance for a while but ultimately took second place with 16:14 behind Williams’ 15:25 finish. Brayden Leopold finished 23rd (17:09), Jake Crow 26th (17:13 PR), and Scott Sweet 27th (17:19 SB).  The varsity team finished in 5th place with 157 points.

Connor Laiewski led the junior varsity runners (18:03 PR). Other runners with PRs included Bailey Rivers (18:36 PR), Matt Warlick (18:40 SB), Hunter Stewart (18:58 PR), Carter Stewart (18:58 PR), Brayden Fults (21:00 PR), Zack Wilson (21:22 PR), Logan Hunter (21:55 PR), and Keegan Mazur (23:50 PR). The JV team took 3rd place.

The varsity runners compete Saturday, November 1st at Dorman at the AAAA Upper State Qualifier. The invited teams are Mauldin, Boiling Springs, Byrnes, Clover, Dorman, Easley, Gaffney, Greenville, Greenwood, Hillcrest, JL Mann, Laurens, Riverside, Spartanburg, TL Hanna, Wade Hampton, Westside, Woodmont, and York High Schools. The top seven teams, and any individual in the top 20 overall, advance to the State Championship Meet on November 8th at Sandhills in Columbia.