Lydia sprints to the finish.
The District Meet is the first race of Ohio High School Cross Country’s post-season. Fourteen teams of seven take to the field with the top six teams and top twenty runners advancing to the Regional Meet the following week, where they will compete for a spot at the State Championship. Looking at the line-up, the coaches and Sydnie felt her chances of making it to Regionals, if not to crack the top-ten, were very strong. If Lydia had the race of her life, she had an outside shot too. If Ashleigh, Natalie, and Hannah, the next three runners on the team also raced their hearts out, the entire North team could be the Cinderella story of the season, and make it to Regionals together. Read more