The Ringgold Middle School Cross Country team competed in the Baldwin Invitational on Thursday afternoon at Mingo Park.
Overall, the team had a successful day on the course. In the event featuring teams from 15 middle schools and nearly 500 runners, Ringgold’s Lorenzo Zeni finished 4th in the eighth grade race and Nick Whaley finished eighth.
On the girls side, Charlee Leach finished 11th among the seventh grade girls and Ringgold’s seventh grade girls finished third in the team standings.
Despite a constant downpour through the event, runners Alex Niziol, Matthew Painter, Samara Bonar, Breanna Handary, Charlee Leach, Lillian Palmer, Karisa Vaccaro, Ryan Wilson and Alexis Totterdale all recorded personal record best times.