In a field of 185 AA runners, Sarah Lucas finished 19th at the PIAA District 7 WPIAL Champtionship Meet to secure a spot at the upcoming 2016 PIAA State Championship Meet in Hershey, PA. Three teams and 15 individual athletes (not on those qualifying teams) earned a spot at the state competition. Sarah is only the third female runner in Ringgold XC history to attain this honor.
Other competitors for Ringgold and their finishing time/place:
19 Sarah Lucas, Sr 21:19
37 Autumn Lusk, Jr 22:30
48 Kaylee Kassa, Jr 22:57
62 Anjolina Hrycko, Fr 23:29
88 Morgan Richards, So 24:29
104 Maria Lengwin, Sr 25:13
107 Lauren Niziol, Sr 25:23
For the day, the girls finished 10th out of 26 complete teams.
Complete WPIAL Championship Results: http://runhigh.com/2016RESULTS/R102716AF.html
At a pre-competion awards ceremony, the girls received their 2016 Section 2 Division 1 AAA Championship plaque to commemorate a perfect section record and section title.