Five TCPS runners on all-division team

By NEMS Daily Journal

Tupelo Christian Prep placed five runners on the All-Division 2-1A team in cross country.
Zach Pitts (20:02 5K) finished eighth overall, Kevin Gray (20:07) ninth and Kevin McCully (20:07) tenth in last week’s division championship meet in New Albany to make the boys team. Evan Talton and Kyle Gray also competed for the Eagles.
In the girls’ race, Clara Sanders (18:48 4K) finished fifth and Cassidy Blaylock (19:32) tenth for TCPS to make the all-division team. Alli Maloney, Molly Golding and Hannah Lee also competed for the Eagles.
Both TCPS team placed third overall.
Myrtle’s boys and girls won the team titles with the Hawks’ Halle Knowles (16:19) and Bryan Cook (17:50) capturing the individual championships in girls and boys.