10/17/13 — Warriors' Wright earns all-ECC accolades

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Warriors' Wright earns all-ECC accolades

By News-Argus Staff
Published in Sports on October 17, 2013 1:48 PM

WINTERVILLE -- Runners met one final time to decide the Eastern Carolina 3-A/4-A Conference cross country championships at Boyd Lee Park on Wednesday afternoon.

New Bern won the boys' title.

South Central took the girls' crown.

On the boys' side, Eastern Wayne's Videl Wright earned all-ECC honors with an eighth-place finish of 18 minutes, 25 seconds. He helped the Warriors place third in the team competition.

Charles B. Aycock ended up fifth and had two second-team all-ECC picks -- Joseph Mooneyham and John Parrish. Southern Wayne took seventh and received two second-team all-ECC selections -- Anthony Womble and Wesley Smith.

On the girls' side, Eastern Wayne placed fifth as a team and Cristella Rochel garnered second-team all-conference accolades. The Golden Falcons and Saints took sixth and seventh, respectively, in team action.