CHS runners medal at Big 8 Conference meet
The Cassville Wildcats had a good showing at the Big 8 Conference meet on Saturday at East Newton. Four Cassville High School runners medaled and earned All-Big 8 Conference recognition.
Gage Holloway finished 14th at the Big 8 meet, posting a time of 18:43. He was named to the All-Big 8 team following his performance.
Jessica Barrientos led the Cassville girls. She finished fifth in a time of 21:40. Her showing resulted in All-Big 8 first team honors.
Other Ladycat medalists were seniors Tia Baker and Courtney Baker. The pair finished in 10th and 13th place respectively and both girls earned All-Big 8 second team honors. Baker finished the race in 22:09 and Beagle posted a time of 22:52.
The girls team finished third overall behind East Newton and Carl Junction.
"Our kids ran well," said Coach Chris Shore. "We had several runners who ran personal bests."