The Clinton High School Cross Country teams recently outshined their competition at the Region IV, AAA Championships. The Red Devil runners showcased their talent, with the Boys Cross Country team securing their 6th regional championship and third consecutive title (2012, 2018, 2019, 2021, 2022 and now 2023).
The Girls Cross Country Team also demonstrated their prowess, earning an impressive 2nd place in the championship.
Notably, the following students garnered top placements:
Boys Cross Country Team:
- William Reid: 1st place
- Sam Gearheart: 2nd place
- Hayden Stinson: 3rd place
- Gage Dominick: 5th place
Girls Cross Country Team:
- Skyler Collins: 7th place
- Marissa Brewer: 9th place
These individual placements also translate to all-region placements. These impressive results are a testament to the dedication and hard work of these athletes.
The triumph of the Boys Cross Country team, securing their 3rd consecutive championship is a remarkable achievement that showcases not only the talent but also the consistency of the team. The Girls Cross Country Team’s 2nd-place finish demonstrates their determination and resilience, making Clinton High School proud.
In the words of Coach Lee Atkinson, “These athletes have displayed such a commitment to their sport, and their achievements at the Region III AAA Championships are a testament to their dedication. I couldn’t be prouder of their hard work and accomplishments.”