The Bluffton Bobcats XC Team kicked off their much anticipated 17th Season this past Saturday (9/12) at the Beaufort County Meet.
The Girls’ Team set the trail on fire with a very impressive 1st Place finish. The Lady County Champions had a total score of only 40 Points and four runners receiving medals!
- The Girls’ Team was led by Phenomenal Freshman, Ava Gerschutz who finished in 4th Place with a time of 21:35.49
- Junior Kaitlyn Mcdonagh finished in 5th Place with a time of 21:47.49
- Senior Penelope Roman finished in 6th Place with a time of 21:49.08
- 7th Grader Aubrey Sampson finished in 9th Place with a time of 21:57.31
- Freshman Erin McMahon has been hungry and making strides at practice, rounded out the top five with a 16th Place finish and very solid time of 23:29.09
- Freshman Katie Sanofsky’s hard work at practice is evident in her strong 17th Place finish and a time of 24:01.55
- Freshman Rebekah Lawson finishes in 34th Place with a time of 27:11.54
The Boys’ Team had a solid showing with a 5th Place finish.
- Sophomore Charlie Deaton finishes in 17th Place with a 18:48.72
- Senior Nicholas Cunningham finishes in 19th Place with a 19:12.63
- Freshman Tyler McMahan finishes in 20th Place with a 19:12.79
- Junior Carlos Macias Robles finishes in 31st Place with a 20:25.96
- Junior Peyton Decker finishes in 36th Place with a 21:18.28
- Sophomore Hector Castellon finishes in 50th Place with a 23:03.82
The Bluffton Bobcats XC Team will race next Saturday (9/19) at the USCB High School XC Invitational where Varsity looks to continue building forward momentum and the JV Team looks to get off to a strong start with its first race.