Ben Lippen runners had a goos showing at the Highlander Invitational cross country meet on Oct. 1 at Heathwood Hall. The Falcons boys team finished fifth in the 14-team field, and the girls team was sixth in the final tabulations.
Hunter Frady matched the team finish with a fifth-place individual effort, clocking in at 18 mointes, six seconds. Thomas Fisher (14th, 18:46), Ben Mandish (18th, 19:02), Nathan Ramos (30th, 20:00) and Allen Rhienhard (37th, 20:21) were the Falcons’ other scoring runners at the SCISA state meet preview.
Allison Amick’s time of 22:27 netted her a 17th-place finish on the girls side. Elizabeth Elliott (36th, 24:36), Kristen Boan (41st, 24:55), Stephanie Burchill (52nd, 26:04) and Rebecca Fisher (56th, 26:18) were BL’s other scoring runners.