On Saturday August 29th, Salem High School hosted the 18th Annual Salem Early Bird Cross Country Invitational. Leading the way for the Quakers were the junior high girls team. The young Lady Quakers were crowned team champions behind three top 10 finishers – Maggie Hopple 1st overall, Maggie Hall 2nd overall and Garyn Rohm 6th overall.
The junior high boys team finished 6th in a field of 12 teams and were paced by Parker Warrens 7th place finish.
The high school girls team finished 4th in a strong field of 15 teams. Leading the way for the Salem girls was Carly Hall, finishing in 5th place overall.
The high school boys team finished 7th in a strong field of 15 teams. Jacob McLachlan was the high placer for the Quakers crossing the finish line in 13th place overall.
Congratulations to all the teams and runners who competed this past weekend. Best of luck the rest of the year. Go Quakers!