Sophie Chase returns from leg pain and wins the Maymont Cross-Country Festival, her first title of the season. Severna Park won the boys’ team title. (via Washington Post)
Sophie Chase's first 5K of the season was a sub 18 minute performance at Maymont, while her Lake Braddock squad looked like Virginia's best in beating Missouri state champs from Lee's Summit West by putting four runners ahead of their #1 runner. In the invitational boys' division, US #5 Jacob Burcham of West Virginia broke the meet and course record in 15:28..
Lake Braddock senior and VA #1 ranked Sophie Chase won the invitational division at Maymont in a time of 17:54.
Lake Braddock senior Nick Tuck was a runner-up behind US #5 Jacob Burcham (WV) at Maymont with a time of 15:38.
West Springfield junior Caroline Alcorta finished 2nd at Maymont with a time of 18:11.
Atlee junior Nathaniel Hall finished 4th at Maymont with a time of 15:43.
Jennifer Flack, a Thomas Edison senior transfer from Kansas, finished 4th at Maymont with a time of 18:32.
Thomas Edison junior Louis Colson finished 6th at Maymont with a time of 15:53.
Trinity Episcopal junior Molly Breidenbaugh won the coastal division girls race with a time of 18:40.
Great American barn-burner in NC! Sean McGorty and Jacob Thomson fly, CBA exerts more dominance. (File photo by Joseph Bond)
High school preview of the 10th annual Maymont X-Country Festival to be held Saturday, September 29th at Maymont Park in Richmond. MileStat.com will be on-site with coverage.