The SD Cross Country Teams opened the season with a split decision against Rising Sun. In the hot and very humid conditions, the Lady Knight beat the visiting Shiners 24-33, while the boys were defeated 22-34.
In the girls’ race, Freshman Rachel Rohe led the SD girls with the 2nd place finish. Brooke Rohe was 4th, Emily Rector 5th, Samantha Sinclair 6th, Remington Slayback 7th, and Rachel Kittle 9th.
Senior Sam Gabbard placed 2nd for the SD Boys. Caleb Brock was 4th, Deryk Tibbs was 8th, Garrett Walton 9th, Hank Bergmann 11th, Luke Bryant 13th, and Cameron Reed 14th.
Up next is a triangular meet with East Central and Milan at Milan.
Photos by Ashton Hoog