Collierville's Ava Stockdale had a great run last week to help lead the Lady Dragons in a strong showing at the Chickasaw Invitational in Oakville, Ala. The Lady Dragons placed third out of 25 regional teams from Alabama, Tennessee and Mississippi.
This race featured junior high school teams (sixth grade through ninth grade). A total of 324 runners competed in the race. Stockdale finished 15th overall with a time of 14:31 on the 2.1 mile course. One other noteworthy performance today was by Abby Chinn, who placed 107th overall with a time of 17:14, who had been dealing with a race injury for the past couple of weeks. Great run for her today.
The Dragons' boys team had a strong showing at the Chickasaw Invitational in Oakville Alabama. The Dragons placed fourth out of 34 regional teams from Alabama, Tennessee and Mississippi.
Collierville's Cameron Blankenship set a PR today with a time of 12:58 on the 2.1 mile course today, finishing 33rd overall, which help secure the team's 4th place finish.
Jacob Roper had a great run for the Dragons. A 6th grader, he finished 119th out of 479 runners in a junior high school level (6th grade through 9th grade) race today. Jacob finished with a time of 14:35.
Both Dragon teams were back in action on Sept. 10 at Shelby Farms in the 3rd Memphis Youth Athletics Cross Country race.