LAST SATURDAY, The East Jackson varsity boys’ cross country team earned a fourth-place finish at the Oglethorpe County Best In Class meet.
Noah Hulett led the Eagles with a time of 16:42 (personal record), finishing third among all individual runners. Vladik Staples was next in line for the Eagles, placing eighth overall with a time of 17:08.08.
The Eagles finished with a combined time of 1:30:13, placing them fourth out of the 14 teams at the event. North Oconee finished first (1:24:23), followed by Athens Christian (1:29:02) and Apalachee (1:30:56).
Other varsity Eagle times were:
Boys – Chase Kennedy, 17:57 (personal record); Edwin Lopez, 18.56; Daniel Reaves, 19:28 (personal record); Peyton Brooks, 19:47; and Ethridge Chaisson, 20:24.
Girls – Kristin Whitlock, 21:57; Hayleigh Smith, 22:50; and Anneka Cozzens, 24:32 (personal record).