By Kathy Barber
Special to Alabamian
FLORENCE - It was another hot Saturday in Florence, at the Warriors Invitational on Sept. 28. Haleyville Lions Cross Country teams excelled despite the heat. Both the girls and boys teams finished 2nd in 4A-7A division.
They both earned second place team trophies and 5 runners earned “Elite Runner” tee shirts and one earned a top place metal.
There were 25 teams present from all over North Alabama. Haleyville’s top five boys were Lewis Barber, Logan Smith, Gracen Smith, Moises Cardona and Hayden Armstrong. Haleyville girls top five finishers were, Kaytee Beth Boyles, Mae Boyles, Carlie Pendley, Daniela Largo and Ana Aaron.
HS Boys 5k 4A7A
1. Deshler High School 34 Pts
2. Haleyville High School 65 Pts
3. Rogers 75 Pts
4. Muscle Shoals High 79 Pts
5. West Limestone 128 Pts
6. Central - Florence 128 Pts
HS Girls 5k 4A7A
1. Deshler High School 38 Pts
2. Haleyville High School 53 Pts
3. Rogers 55 Pts
4. Muscle Shoals High 78 Pts
See complete story in the Northwest Alabamian.