On Saturday, Oct. 31, the North Cross School Raiders cross-country team won the VIC Championship in a close race with Covenant School. The two teams were virtually tied mid-race, and Raiders pulled out a narrow 3-point victory in the last mile.
North Cross School coach Ed Dickenson was named VIC Coach of the Year. Walter Mann ’16, Chester Pruitt ’18 and Harry Pearson ’19 of North Cross were named to the All-Conference Team.
The BRC Girls’ Championship Race was dominated by the Roanoke Catholic School team. Roanoke Catholic put three runners in the top 10 to take the win over a strong Virginia Episcopal School squad. VES Coach Jen Anderson was named Coach of the Year.
Megan Good (Eastern Mennonite) finished first in 20:43, Adrienne Spring ’16 finished second in 21:39, and Kate O’Brien (VES) finished third in 21:57. Adrienne Spring and Rebecca Benson ’17 of North Cross School were named to the All-Conference Team.
Runners finishing in the top 10 earned All-Conference Team recognition.