Congratulations to our BHS Cross Country Teams on an outstanding performances at the Big East Conference Cross Country Meet at the River Ridge Golf Course in Garretson on Thursday, October 4. It was a cold and rainy day but for the second consecutive year, the Varsity Boys XC Team won the Big East Conference Championship! The Varsity Boys had a perfect team score of 10! The Varsity Girls XC Team was the runner-up. The JV Girls and JV Boys XC Teams were both team champions as well!
Senior Alec Atwood was the individual champion, followed by his teammates Nico Sanz Curros, 2nd; Matthew Hoffman, 3rd; Dallas Davis, 4th; Brandon Andrews, 11th; and Andrew Atwood, 20th.
Anna Atwood was the top finisher for our Varsity Girls placing 3rd, followed by her teammates Jaycee Fischer, 6th; Jordyn Fischer, 14th; Laura Bogue, 15th; Gabrielle Engbarth, 18th; and Katie Knutson, 22nd.
Grace Quartier placed 3rd and Faith Weiland placed 4th to lead our JV Girls Team. Tommy Cordell placed 1st, Cody Klungseth placed 2nd, and Caleb Weiland placed 3rd to lead our JV Boys Team.
The BHS XC Teams will travel to the Region 3A XC Meet at the Lenkota Golf Course in Lennox on Thursday, October 11 at 3:00 p.m. The Varsity Girls 5K begins at 3:00 p.m., followed by the Varsity Boys 5K at 3:30 p.m., JV Girls 4K at 4:00 p.m., and JV Boys 4K at 4:30 p.m. Teams competing include: Beresford, Bon Homme, Canton, Dakota Valley, Elk Point-Jefferson, Ethan/Parkston, Lennox, Parker, Tea Area, Vermillion, and Wagner.
For a complete summary of their 2018 cross country meet results, please visit the team's website at https://sites.google.com/a/k12.sd.us/beresfordxc/home.