XC Panthers Headed to State Meet
PCA’s Cross Country team competed in the AHSAA sectional meet this weekend at Kiesel Park in Auburn. The team broke many personal records! Caroline Schumpert, Cohen Palmore, Cole Houston, Ryan Kirk, Mason Myers, Nolan Hadden, Raleigh Beatty, and Wade Pratt all set new personal records.
Sarah Birchmeier qualified for the 3A state meet with a personal best time of 25:41 for the 5K distance. She was the third-fastest eighth-grade student. Skylar Pratt also qualified for state by running a personal best time of 26:24. Carson Roberson placed seventh out of 81 male runners with his new season record run of 18:47. He was the second-fastest ninth-grade student at the event. PCA’s Boys Cross Country team placed fourth, which earned them a spot in the state meet for the third year in a row!
PCA’s Cross Country team competes at the AHSAA 3A State Meet on November 9 at the Oakville Indian Mounds.