The RMS boys and girls cross country running team competed at the Tri-County Championship on Saturday October 15th, 2016.
The girls A team started the day finishing 3rd as a team in the Division I race. Morgane Orcutt finished 2nd overall and Avery Fitcher came in 8th, both of them in the top 10 out of over 80 runners. Also helping anchor the girls team to a 3rd place team finish was Hannah Willette, Katherine Kennedy, Abby Goulas, Alexis Christie, and Julie Deacon.
The boys A team finished 2nd as a team in the Division I race. Eben Bragg finished 5th overall. Assisting in the overall boys team finish were Trey Fortier, Ryan Doherty, Eaton Tarbell, Sam Nichol, Samuel Hilts, and Evan Cote.
Other highlights on the day came from the 6th grade boys and girls B races. In the 6th grade girls race Caroline Quirk finished 7th overall out of over 100 runners. In the 6th grade boys race Joey Tarbell finished 2nd overall followed by Jacob Ryder in 3rd and Read Merrill in 6th out of over 130 runners. The future of RMS XC running is looking bright!
Great job today by all our runners! It has been a great season featured by tremendous effort and sportsmanship from all!