10/16/13 — Wayne Christian captures CCC boys' XC championship

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Wayne Christian captures CCC boys' XC championship

By News-Argus Staff
Published in Sports on October 16, 2013 1:49 PM

SANFORD -- Wayne Christian's boys had three of the top seven runners and claimed the Carolina Christian 1-A Conference championship at Kiwanis Park on Tuesday afternoon.

The Eagles tallied nine points and Trinity was second with 20. Grace Christian had 23 and Lee Christian compiled a score of 26.

Wayne Christian's Connor Jones was the top male runner with a time of 17 minutes, 59 seconds, and was named the conference's male runner-of-the-year.

Teammate Spencer Foster finished fourth in 20:10. Justin Graham (22:25) was seventh.

Grace Christian won the girls' meet with six points and Lee Christian had 15. No other team recorded a score. Grace's Madie Bolen was the top female runner with a time of 22:03.

Sarah Allen (25:09) led the Eagles with a fourth-place finish. Carla Benton (32:49) was 14th.

Wayne Christian returns to action Oct. 22 at the Wayne County Championships at Waynesborough Park.