HENDERSONVILLE Beech High senior Nash Young and Station Camp freshman Faith Brown won their respective races at the Sumner County Championship cross country meet at Sanders Ferry Park on Tuesday afternoon.
Young won the boys’ race, defeating Station Camp senior Nathan Watson by less than six seconds. Beech junior Reese Black finished third, followed by two Merrol Hyde Magnet juniors – Max Wagner (fourth) and Sean Meier (fifth).
Junior Virgil Casteel finished seventh to lead all Westmoreland runners, while sophomore Chandler Sanders was Portland’s best finisher, placing eighth.
Gallatin sophomore Cole Stivers finished 11th to pace all Green Wave runners.
Sophomore Jim Headrick led White House with a 33rd-place finish.
Brown won the girls’ race by 35 seconds over Merrol Hyde Magnet freshman Kaelyn Meier, as the Lady Bison took four of the fop five spots.
Seniors Mikki Davis, Maddie Gammon and Alisha Yowell finished third, fourth and fifth, respectively, for Station Camp.
Juniors India Cooper and Elaine Park led Beech by finishing sixth and seventh, respectively.
Senior Jessica Eppstein paced Westmoreland with an eighth-place finish, while senior Callie Warren gave the Lady Bison a fifth top-10 finisher. Merrol Hyde Magnet freshman Reagan Poskevich finished 10th.
Freshman Josie Jones was Portland’s top runner, placing 13th, while senior Savannah Davis led Gallatin with a 20th-place finish.
Sophomore Faith Gocking led White House with a 25th-place finish.
Hendersonville did not compete in the meet.
1 Nash Young, Beech, 16:24.95
2 Nathan Watson, Station Camp, 16:30.31
3 Reese Black, Beech, 17:51.56
4 Max Wagner, Merrol Hyde Magnet, 18:04.30
5 Sean Meier, Merrol Hyde Magnet, 18:07.03
6 David Ahlmeyer, Beech, 18:11.43
7 Virgil Casteel, Westmoreland, 18:17.23
8 Chandler Sanders, Portland, 18:19.14
9 Logan Auspurger, Station Camp, 18:23.86
10 James Rawls, Beech, 18:26.97
11 Cole Stivers, Gallatin, 18:37.27
12 Nathan Woodard, Westmoreland, 18:42.47
13 Jaden Hunter, Station Camp, 18:46.24
14 Jonathan Freels, Beech, 18:46.86
15 Gabe Forbes, Station Camp, 18:47.45
16 Connor Smythe, Station Camp, 18:47.72
17 Jordan Hayes, Station Camp, 18:53.16
18 Alex Ponce, Merrol Hyde Magnet, 19:04.53
19 Garrett McGlasson, Merrol Hyde Magnet, 19:13.07
20 Henry Sloan, Portland, 19:26.19
21 Joshua Alexander, Merrol Hyde Magnet, 19:27.78
22 Nathan Kernell, Gallatin, 19:40.58
23 Tyler Harp, Beech, 19:42.69
24 Adam Sanders, Merrol Hyde Magnet, 19:48.55
25 Morgan Burkeen, Portland, 19:52.49
26 Coleman Midgett, Beech, 19:57.49
27 Sam Miller, Station Camp, 20:00.29
28 Bro’dus Wicks, Gallatin, 20:00.58
29 Tommy Castillo, Gallatin, 20:22.85
30 Drew Getter, Merrol Hyde Magnet, 20:33.09
31 Isaac Swafford, Gallatin, 20:33.55
32 Charles Rogers, Gallatin, 21:37.87
33 Jim Headrick, White House, 21:53.90
34 McLane Driskill, Gallatin, 22:06.06
35 Cameron McCarthy, White House, 23:23.22
36 Joel Ferguson, White House, 23:32.04
37 Jacob Harper, White House, 24:23.31
38 Eli Moran, White House, 27:23.00
39 John Zetino, White House, 34:25.00