Multiple Teams · Girls & Boys Sweep Region XC Championships!


At the Region 5 Championship meet on Wednesday evening, Lexington girls and boys raced to titles in dominating fashion.  For the girls, it was a repeat of their win in 2019.  The boys claimed their 13th in a row.

Lydia Metz led the Lady Wildcat runners, finishing second behind Chapin’s Abigail White.  In the boy’s race, Zander Jeffcoat was first across the finish line with teammate Owen Harries taking second place.

The teams will compete in the State Qualifier on Saturday, October 31.  State Championship races are scheduled for Saturday, November 7.

Girl’s Team Order of Finish
1) Lexington 28
2) Chapin 36
3) Dutch Fork 67
4) River Bluff 107
5) White Knoll 134

Girl’s All Region Runners (Top 14 of 34 finishers)
1) Abigail White, Chapin (18:50)
2) Lydia Metz, Lexington (19:21)
3) Laurel Walls, Lexington (19:23)
4) Sarae Rufener, Lexington (20:05)
5) Jesma Evans, Chapin (20:17)
6) Scarlett Babcock, Chapin (20:18.02)
7) Alyssa Lomoriello, Dutch Fork (20:18.31)
8) Alexis Vandervelde, Dutch Fork (20:28)
9) Ava Fowler, Lexington (20:43)
10) Caroline Shealy, Lexington ((20:48)
11) Georgia Babcock, Chapin (20:50)
12) Grace Harrell, Lexington (21:06)
13) Tessa Burk, Chapin (21:11)
14) Elise Hill, Dutch Fork (21:32)

Boy’s Team Order of Finish
1) Lexington 19
2) River Bluff 61
3) Chapin 68
4) Dutch Fork 114
5) White Knoll 134

Boy’s All Region Runners (Top 14 of 35 finishers)
1) Zander Jeffcoat, Lexington (16:03)
2) Owen Harries, Lexington (16:19)
3) Jacob Mangione, River Bluff (16:39)
4) Grant Goldsmith, Lexington (16:42)
5) Ethan Kurtz, Lexington (17:07)
6) Nicholas Keiser, Dutch Fork (17:12)
7) Carter Goldsmith, Lexington (17:16)
8)  Mason Brown, Lexington (17:17)
9) Judson Taylor, Lexington (17:18.12)
10) Wesley Black, Chapin (17:18.88)
11) Calvin Smith, Chapin (17:23)
12) Holden Tutich, Chapin (17:27.06)
13) Matthew Smith, River Bluff (17:27.07)
14) Chris Conrick, River Bluff (17:28)