ROUND ROCK – The Carroll Dragon cross country teams did it again. Both teams earned Class 5A championship three-peats at the state meet in Round Rock last Saturday.
The Lady Dragons were led by Antigone (Tig) Archer, who finished fourth overall. The Dragon were led by Jacob Pickle, who took second overall and was one of three top-10 finishers for the Dragons (4th-Connor Hendrickson; 9th-Eli Canal).
This marked the seventh state championship for the Lady Dragons and the third for the Dragons.
Varsity Girls 5K (110 pts.)– 1st place:
4th place- Antigone Archer- 18:20
10th place- Samantha Young- 18:51
11th place- Katie Burnham- 18:51
23rd place- Moriah Dadson- 19:30
62nd place- Haley McFadden- 20:45
68th place- Arianna Lopez- 20:58
72nd place- Kayli Jones- 21:05
Varsity Boys 5K (80 pts.)– 1st place:
2nd place- Jacob Pickle- 15:31
4th place- Connor Hendrickson- 15:35
9th place- Eli Canal- 16:07
25th place- Johnny Kemps- 16:34
40th place- Ansel Richards- 16:50
46th place- Brent Aydon- 17:00
49th place- Luke Lanham- 17:03