Saint James Cross Country 7th & 8th graders had the opportunity to run at the Wickham Park Invitational this past Saturday. In a field of 215 runners from all over New England, Nathan M. led the team with an impressive 38th place finish, taking home a medal for placing in the top 50 runners. Both Matthew S. and Dominic C. also ran well placing 2nd and 3rd for Saint James.
In the girls race, Elizabeth M. finished an outstanding 31st place from a field of 213 runners. Isabelle B. also had an impressive run, finishing 46th. Both girls took home medals. Rounding out the top scorers for the team were Maeve W., Izabella R., and Sophie K.
Congratulations to all the runners. The team’s next race will be this Wednesday at Vernon Middle School.