On Saturday, 10/1/16, the Lovejoy Varsity Cross Country teams traveled to Fayetteville, Arkansas to compete in the 28th annual Arkansas Chili Pepper Festival. The varsity boys and girls team competed in the open 10K and open 5K divisions.
The varsity boys team competed in the Open 10K division against 165 competitors. The team used this meet as a progressive workout starting at 6:30 pace. The race plan was to drop 15 seconds each mile.
Boys results are below:
Grant Tiff (19th) – 36:33
Ryan Brands (20th) – 36:33
Ryan Spruell (21st) – 36:40
Brett Pedersen (22nd) – 36:40
Brady Laboret (23rd) – 36:40
Bradley Davis (24th) – 36:49
Nate Hartter (25th) – 37:01
Trevor Joiner (28th) – 37:47
Grant Gueller (29th) – 37:48
Will Muirhead (31st) – 37:56
Christian Sutter (33rd) – 38:11
Shaelyn Ballard and Carson Hockersmith both competed in the open 10K division as a workout against 97 total competitors. The remaining varsity girls competed in the open 5K race division.
Girls race results are below:
Carson Hockersmith (5th) – 41:50 – 10K
Shaelyn Ballard (8th) – 43:52 – 10K
Emily Gueller (10th) – 20:30 – 5K
Andee Richardson (17th) 21:13 – 5K
Sofia Estes (18th) 21:15 – 5K
Remaining Team Results coming soon! – waiting for timing company to post all results
The Lovejoy Cross Country will compete next at the Carroll Dragon XC Classic on October 8th. The Southlake Carroll Cross Country team will host the meet at Bob Jones Park in Southlake, TX.