Once again the Waldron Cross Country team is seeing success. On Tuesday, October 8, both Jr High and Sr High teams competed against 11 other schools at the Buck Fever Showcase held in Mena. The Sr High boys’ team and the Sr High girls’ team each placed runner-up behind both DeQueen Teams. For the Sr boys, Ethan Martin scored a sixth-place win, Baldy Villarreal placed eighth, Zach Canada earned 14th, and Evan Ledesma snagged 16th.
Maria Grano ran for the first time with the Sr High girls’ team and once again dominated bringing in a first-place win. Ryleigh Anshutz earned third, Stephanie Sexton got 12th, Melissa Schroeder made 14th, Constance Richmond netted 15th, McKenzi Stidman grabbed 17th, and Star Spence obtained 21st. Both Jr High teams placed fifth with Emily Sears and Ailey Ledesma placing 13th and 18th respectively and Michael Grano achieving sixth. The Bulldogs will race again today at 4 p.m. in the Greenwood Invitational.