Raiders News · Raider boys XC finish second girls take third at the Oak Mountain Invitational


The Randolph Cross Country program competed this past Saturday, September 28 at the 2019 edition of the Oak Mountain Invitational.

High School “A” Girls 5K Race:

The first race of the day for the Randolph cross country program was the High School “A” Girls 5K Race at 8:00 am. The girls finished 3rd out of 17 teams with 111 points. Our team was comprised of middle school and high school girls. Emma Hudson was the first Raider to cross the finish line for the Randolph girls. Emma finished 15th place overall in 21:40. Next, Grace Stuckey finished 18th in 22:19. Rachna Ghanta and Parmida Amiri finished 25th and 26th in 22:50 and 22:51 respectively. Following them, Armita Amiri, Sydney Clary, and Caroline Ayres finished 33rd, 46th, and 50th in 23:14, 23:51, and 23:55 respectively. Next, Cameron Wright and Maggie Fleischmann finished 69th and 83rd in 25:04 and 26:23 respectively. Next, Emma Towner Jones and Anna Dooley finished 90th and 120th in 26:43 and 29:16 respectively. Finishing up for the Raiders, Alice Malone and Rachel Gann finished 132nd and 133rd in 30:27 and 30:30 respectively.  Click here for results.

 High School “A” Boys 5K Race:

The second race of the day was the High School “A” Boys 5K race at 8:40 am. A combination of middle school and high school boys made up the 14 runners registered to race in this division. The boys finished 2nd out of 21 teams, scoring 73 points. Lee Thomas was the first Raider to cross the finish line for the Randolph boys. Lee finished 4th place overall in 17:17. Not far behind, Jack Schamban finished 8th in 17:38. Next, Zach Takacs finished 10th in 17:43. Jackson Howse and David Coomer finished 19th and 33rd in 17:57 and 18:43 respectively. Wright McManus and Evan Shields finished in 58th and 78th in 19:27 and 20:06 respectively. Next, Thomas Raiford and Nate Schamban finished 92nd and 102nd in 20:31, and 20:56 respectively. Bobby Bailey and Jamie Matthews finished 109th and 111th in 21:10, and 21:13 respectively. Finishing for the Raiders, Adin Rossi and Grant Benko finished in 139th and 169th in 22:06 and 23:57, respectively.  Click here for results.

Let’s go Raiders! Next up Jesse Owens Cross Country Classic at the Oakville Indian Mounds in Oakville, AL this Saturday, October 5, 2019.