Coed Varsity Cross Country · Panthers Host 2nd Annual Meet


Lake City, SC – The Lake City Cross Country teams hosted their second annual home meet Tuesday evening at the park on North Church Street.

Hosting Marion and South Florence, the Panthers posted second place finishes in both the boys and girls races.

The boys were led by junior Irvin Fajardo (21:56), who posted an impressive 2nd place overall finish. He was followed by fellow junior Chandler Gause (26:34) whose time was good enough for 11th place.

Juniors Jerrion Flowers (28:47) and Caleb Wallace (33:22) finished 13th and 18th respectively.

The Lady Panthers were led by 9th and 10th place finishes from sophomore Xzerrya Clark (33:36) and junior Kara Whitten (33:37).

7th grader Lyla Bingham (38:31) finished 13th overall. She was followed closely by sophomore Makayla Sheppard (38:32).

Junior Haley Hardway rounded out the Panthers’ effort with a time of 42:10, good for 15th overall.

The Panthers will be back in action next Tuesday at Marion.