~submitted by Candace Holt
Our Varsity Boys & Girls had a great day at the District 8-3A Cross Country Meet on Wednesday.
As a team, the boys earned 3rd place and missed getting 2nd place by 3 points. Earning a medal and advancing to the Regional Meet was Austin Rodgers who got 5th and Atley Johnson who got 6th. Rounding out the team that got 3rd, was Braydon Sparkman, Jeremy Williams, Jordan Williams, Trenton West, Derrick Harris, Cole Bridges, & Jose Rosales.
As a team, the girls did something that hasn’t been done in a long time at Eastland, they earned 2nd place and qualified for regionals. Earning a medal and advancing to the Regional Meet was Jacie Holt, 3rd place, Jaci Darr, 5th place and Addy Cunningham, 7th place. Rounding out the team that will be advancing to regionals is Brooke Ainsworth, Jillian Kennedy, Lacie Holt, Lourdes Vance, Kaylynn Lopez, and Hailey Jordan.
Coach Britten & Coach Ebbs are very proud of all the hard work that these kids have put in this year.