Varsity Cross Country
Saturday September 27th, 2014
Greenfield-Central High School
Pendleton Heights High School
Muncie Central High School
Winchester Community High School
Richmond Senior High School
The New Castle boys cross country team competed at the Delta “Eagle” Invitational held at the Muncie SportsPlex. The Trojans raced in the Large School Division and placed 4th out of 13 teams with 158 points. Indianapolis Cathedral won the overall race with 32 points. The top Trojan to finish was sophomore Jeff Melton who placed 19th with a personal best time of 17:25. Also running for New Castle was senior Justin Burkholder (24th), junior Bronson Dye (34th), freshman Trevor Ragle (38th), sophomore Chris Graham (43rd), senior Patrick Calvert (45th) and sophomore Tyler Vance (52nd).
In the JV race, junior Hunter Rose raced for the first time in four weeks due to an injury. Rose placed 9th overall with a season best time of 18:27.
The next race for the XC team will be Saturday at the Hoosier Heritage Conference meet held at New Palestine High School.