Varsity Cross Country · Panthers Have Strong Showing at Lexington County Meet


The Pelion High School Harriers (old English term for a Cross Country Runner), competed with pride and honor yesterday at the Lexington County Cross Country Championships at Lexington High School.

The boys finished a strong 5th in a 13 team field finishing as the first non-5-A team and defeating many larger schools including Irmo, White Knoll, Airport, Brookland-Cayce and others. Karlynn Burgdorf finished 3rd in a field of 288 runners and earned All-County honors. Yessenia Castellanos led the way for the Lady Panthers and their 6th place finish. She placed 13th in a field of 221 runners also earning All-County honors.
The Mighty Panther CC team has one more regular season contest next Wednesday at Chapin before the Region Meet on October 31st.