The Guthrie Junior High Cross Country teams competed in Middleberg, which is just outside of Blanchard, on September 8. The meet had tough competition of over 100 runners from schools such as Moore, Mustang, Noble, Heritage Hall, Middleberg and Chickasha.
The seventh and eighth grade boys brought home the runner-up trophy.
Medal-winners for the boys were Riley Wilkerson (sixth), Kallon Cyphers (11th) and Reid Watson (19th). Figuring into team points were Grayson Schlabach (22nd) and Zach Allen (24th).
The seventh and eighth grade girls finished third as a team.
Medal-winners for the girls were Peyton Read (9th), Raley Hooper (10th) and Gracie Ball (14th). Rounding out team points for the girls were Kaia Calvert and Gracie Shults.
The fifth and sixth grade Cross Country runners also performed well.
The boys team took home the championship trophy.
Earning medals for the boys were Ayden Potter (1st), Seth Wallsworth (4th), Jaxton Brown (8th), Josiah Dement (19th) and Cayson Liles (20th).
The girls finished fourth as a team, but still had the top two runners with Taylor Schroder (1st) and Jaydin Alexander (2nd), while Jaedyn Dolan finished 17th. Earning team points were Lindy Huddleston and Lety Henderson.