Highlanders News · Heathwood Hall Boys Varsity finish 2nd to No. 1 State ranked Lexington HS

  Place Points
Heathwood Hall 2nd 57

The Heathwood Hall Highlanders competed again against Lexington HS at Chapins Home Meet #3 this afternoon at Crooked Creek in Chapin.
After finishing behind Lexington this past Saturday at Lexington’s Run Hard Invitational hosted at Heathwood Hall, by 25 pts in an 8 team field, the Highlanders narrowed the margin during today’s race to 13 points.
The Highlanders placed three runners in the top 10 (Neb Sneath 6th, Hugh Willcox 7th, and Christian Pearson 8th). Pearson improved by more than 40 seconds. Senior Joe French finished fourth for the team, followed by Robert Golden.

Heathwood Hall’s high school is comprised of 260 high school students. “The boys have worked extremely hard to build up our cross country program and have now been ranked in the top 10 ranked high school programs the past two years among 5A and 4A public schools. I am extremely proud of their dedication and drive to elevate Heathwood Halls Boys Cross Country program to new levels, said Coach Cindy Scannella

The Highlanders will compete for next Wednesday’s Region meet and again at State Meet held at Heathwood Hall on Oct. 31st.

Team Scores
1. Lexington 44 pts.
2. Heathwood Hall 57 pts.
3. River Bluff 72 pts.
4. Chapin 99 pts.
5. Irmo 155 pts.
6. 163 pts.
7. Pelion 193 pts
8. Gray Collegiate 232 pts
9. White Knoll 270 pts
10. Fairfield Centra 279
11. Swansea 316
12. Gilbert 351
13. Airpport 380 pts.