Boys Junior Varsity Cross Country, Boys Varsity Cross Country · Zander Wins State! Boy’s XC Finishes 4th


After finishing in the individual runner-up position last year, junior Zander Jeffcoat ran away from the competition and is the 2020 5A Cross Country champion.  His finishing time of 15:24 was 20 seconds faster than Mason Thomas of Northwestern.  Lexington junior Owen Harries crossed the line in 5th with a time of 15:50.  Both Jeffcoat and Harries were named to the All-State team.

Below is Zander Jeffcoat as he raced down the finishing stretch.

(video courtesy of scrunners.com)

In an elite field, the Wildcats took 4th place behind Dorman, Fort Mill, and Spartanburg.

Lexington Finishers (90 Runners)
1) Zander Jeffcoat (15:24)
5) Own Harries (15:50)
38) Grant Goldsmith (16:49)
39) Carter Goldsmith (16:51)
67) Judson Taylor (17:25)
68) Ethan Kurtz (17:28)
72) Mason Brown (17:33)

Team Order of Finish (12 Teams)
1) Dorman (75)
2) Fort Mill (91)
3) Spartanburg (116)
4) Lexington (133)
5) Wade Hampton (145)
6) TL Hanna (160)
7) Wando (170)
8) Spring Valley (196)
9) Northwestern (212)
10) Nation Ford (227)
11) JL Mann (230)
12) River Bluff (249)