Ellenburg and Winningham take AR to State Championships

Lucy Musselman, Website Manager/Staff Writer

Hang on for a minute...we're trying to find some more stories you might like.

Email This Story

Congratulations to junior Jackson Ellenburg on being the Lower State Cross-Country Champion!

The Ashley Ridge Swamp Fox Cross-Country team competed at the Region 8-AAAA meet held at the Ponds in Summerville. Jaskson Ellenburg and Megan Winningham both earned All-Region honors.

Megan Winningham, 10th grade, placed 11th in the meet, and the girls Cross-Country team qualified for the state championships.  The Cross-Country State Championship Meet is scheduled for Saturday, November 7th at Sandhills in Columbia.

Jackson Ellenburg is the defending AAAA State Champion. He became the Region Champion by running the 5K course in 15:57. He and his teammates earned 4th place in a competitive boys race.

The girls Cross-Country team placed 3rd and was led by Winningham who ran the 5K course in 21:10 to earn 10th place.

Congratulations to the AR Swift Foxes and good luck at the State Championships!