PHS cross country teams win region and place at state | News
Pelion High Girls and Boys Cross Country teams took home big wins at the Region 3 2A Meet, defeating Eau Claire, Keenan, Columbia, North Central and Fairfield Central.
Their region wins qualified the teams for the state competition where the girls finished fourth and the boys placed seventh.
PHS cross country runner Nevada Minard earned her fifth consecutive first-place region win, captured a spot on the All-Region team and earned a spot on the All-State team for the sixth year in a row. PHS cross country runner Antoinett Fulton made the All-Region team and the All-State team for the second year in a row. Other All-Region runners include Sami Bullock, Patricia Garcia, Lauren Gunter, Madison Hill and Miyonta Mavins.
PHS cross country runner Aubrey Hite finished second in the boys region meet and made the All-Region and All-State teams. Other All-Region runners include Jesse Corder, Roman Garcia and Hudson Martin.