CHILLICOTHE — It’s becoming an expectation year after year that Vinton County girls cross country makes a run — pun intended — into regional action.
It continued that trend on Saturday at Soitheastern as they finished in third play with a total score of 137, behind Athens (107) and district champion Sheridan (99).
Olivia Mayers led the Vikings with a time of 20:11.70, claiming sixth place overall, followed by Emily Reynolds’ time of 21:25.21, good enough for 16th.
Rounding out the Vikings in 32nd, 33rd and 50th places were Hanna Scarrett (22:18,66), Josie Mulhern (22:28.67), and Savannah Perry (23:31.81).
Qualifying as individuals for Jackson was Olivia Kennedy with a time of 20:46.13, and Chris Hughes with a time of 17:54.39.
Vinton County boys just missed out on regional tournament action, finishing in ninth overall place, ending its season.
Regional cross country action will take place on Saturday in Pickerington.