Cross Country: Lady Eagles charge to finish – Decatur takes sixth in 4A

Published Wednesday, November 16, 2016
By Richard Greene

At the regional meet, Taylor Butler battled illness to slug her way around the course and help her Decatur Lady Eagles earn a state trip.

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Cross Country: Texans garner 12th in 5A

Published Wednesday, November 16, 2016
By Richard Greene

The new 5K course for the state championships at Old Settlers Park produced fast times throughout the morning Saturday.

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Cross Country: Decatur’s Rangle brings home 30th

Published Wednesday, November 16, 2016
By Richard Greene

For three years, Alan Rangle waited for an opportunity to run in the state meet.

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Cross Country: Making most of chance – Doubrava earns state spot as late sub

Published Wednesday, November 9, 2016
By Richard Greene

Charlie Doubrava didn't find out he would be running in the Class 4A Region II race until the morning of Oct. 29.

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Cross Country: Running contradiction – Thrill of competition drives Horner

Published Saturday, November 5, 2016
By Richard Greene

Slidell's Hunter Horner doesn't really enjoy running. But the state cross country qualifier loves the thrill it provides in a race.

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Cross Country: Lady Eagles seal state bid – Fox finishes 6th at regionals

Cross Country: Lady Eagles seal state bid – Fox finishes 6th at regionals

Published Wednesday, November 2, 2016
By Richard Greene

Warming up before Saturday's race, Decatur freshman Makenzie Fox rolled an ankle. A few minutes later in the 4A Region II race at Lynn Creek Park, Fox stepped in a hole on the course and felt the other ankle slightly give. But she refused to slow down.

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Cross Country: Eagles, Bulls finish short of state bids

Published Wednesday, November 2, 2016
By Richard Greene

Putting five runners in the top 30 finishers, the Decatur Eagles at the finish line appeared poised to wrap up a trip to state Saturday.

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Cross Country: Texans lead runners to Round Rock

Published Wednesday, November 2, 2016
By Richard Greene

Wise County will be well represented at the state cross country meet once again.

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Cross Country: Runners take aim at state bids

Published Saturday, October 29, 2016
By Richard Greene

Hitting the race course Saturday at the Lynn Creek Park in Grand Prairie, David Park would like to see his runners bring home the region title. But that's not the main mission.

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Cross Country: Victory runners medal at TCAF meet

Published Saturday, October 29, 2016
By Richard Greene

Victory Christian runners brought home a pair of medals Friday from the Texas Christian Athletic Fellowship cross country championships in Haltom City at the Buff.

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Cross Country: Texans make good on prediction, win title

Published Wednesday, October 26, 2016
By Richard Greene

Right after finishing fourth at the Reunion Run Oct. 8, Jarred O'Connor pointed his attention toward the District 6-5A meet and predicted a title for the Northwest Texans.

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Cross Country: Meeting the challenge – Alvord freshman captures district title

Published Wednesday, October 26, 2016
By Richard Greene

With two of their top runners out for the District 9-2A meet, the Alvord Bulldogs needed someone to take charge.

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Cross Country: Decatur pack delivers knockout for title – Eagles hold off Sanger by two points

Published Saturday, October 22, 2016
By Richard Greene

The expected donnybrook for the 9-4A boys cross country title played out step by step over the 5,000 meters of Joe Wheeler course Thursday.

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Cross Country: Lady Eagles score district crown

Published Saturday, October 22, 2016
By Richard Greene

In the final 400 meters Thursday morning, Taylor Butler pulled within a few steps of Argyle's Lanie Rodgers.

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Cross Country: Bulldogs, Parker capture titles

Published Saturday, October 22, 2016
By Richard Greene

Alvord freshman Colton Parker held off a pair of Perrin-Whitt runners to capture the District 11-2A title Wednesday.

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Cross Country: Richardson, Boyd take second at district

Cross Country: Richardson, Boyd take second at district

Published Wednesday, October 19, 2016
By Richard Greene

Running with Holliday's talented duo of James Sheriff and Eric Fulton in the first mile, Connor Richardson knew he was pushing himself.

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Cross Country: Paradise pack advances

Published Wednesday, October 19, 2016
By Richard Greene

Going into the 8-3A championship, the Paradise Lady Panthers hoped to lean on strength in numbers rather than blazing individual results.

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Cross Country: Battle expected at 9-4A meet

Published Wednesday, October 19, 2016
By Richard Greene

Thursday morning over the 5K course at Joe Wheeler Park in Decatur, the showdown for three regional spots in the 9-4A boys race will take place.

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Cross Country: Horner, Slidell capture title

Published Saturday, October 15, 2016
By Richard Greene

Running alone from the starting horn, Slidell's Hunter Horner found himself in a race with one competitor Wednesday - the clock.

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Cross Country: Lady Hounds finish third

Published Saturday, October 15, 2016
By Richard Greene

After the fifth runners for Slidell and Prairie Valley crossed the finish line Wednesday in the District 21-A girls race, the two teams were tied for second place with 50 points.

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