EMS runners place in top 10 at Preston

Photo courtesy of Christine Nixon Elkins Middle School sixth-grader Preston Nixon, center, moves his way through the field at the Preston County Mountaintop Combo.

KINGWOOD –Three Elkins Middle School cross country runners placed in the top 10 at the Preston County Mountaintop Combo this past Tuesday.

Alyssa White took second place with a time of 14.51, followed closely behind by Mallory Bennett in seventh place at 15:12.

Isaac Anger led the Hornet boys team by placing seventh in a time of 14:02.

The Mountaintop Combo is unique in that the boys and girls team scores are combined for an overall school score.

Elkins Middle placed fourth out of the nine participating schools.

The next meet for the Hornets is today in Marion County.


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