The Rappahannock Raiders cross country teams hit the trails to run in a four team meet with the Lancaster Red Devils, Middlesex Chargers, West Point Pointers at Lancaster High School on Wednesday, September 4. The Raiders five runners are not enough to qualify for team competition, so they run as individuals for the love of running. Reagan White is the sole Lady Raider to run and she finished twenty fifth with a time of 37:23. West Point was first with 26 points, Middlesex was second with 48, and Lancaster finished third with 56 points. The Red Devils Hailey Smith broke the tape first in the girls run with a 21:00, Chyra Boyd was seventh with a 26:04, Tara Gill fifteen in 30:25, Olivia Saunders sixteen in 30:41, Veney seventeenth 32:23, Skylar Bean eighteenth 33:45, and Briana Savoy twenty eighth 42:52. Nicolas Pierson crossed the line third with a time of 19:34, Kaden Ash placed twenty-fifth in 25:19. The Raiders JV runners We Dunn was sixth in 21:07 and Wi Dunn twentieth in 23:43. Lancaster was first in team scoring with 37, Middlesex second with 41, and West Point third 47. Deavion Harding was first with a time of 17:57, Michael Foulkes eighth 21:22, Marshall Lee ninth 21:28, Jameson Scott thirteenth 22:06, Ronald Wilmore fourteenth 22:38, Stewart Hollingsworth sixteenth 22:51, Ashton Hollingsworth eighteenth 23:01, Jordan Milton twenty-fourth 25:18, Jonathan Milton twenty-seventh 26:49, and Jonathan Lee thirty-sixth in 31:00. Rappahannock will run at Northumberland in a three team meet with King William on Wednesday, September 11.
Nicolas Pierson strides for the finish line.