The New Palestine cross country teams had successful days at Saturday’s FlashRock Invitational in Carmel, one of the biggest invitationals of the season.
The Dragon girls finished second in the invitational race, with two top-five finishes. NP’s 87 places were 37 shy of winner Fort Wayne Snider, but comfortably ahead of third-place Heritage Christian (126).
Brenna Shaw led the Dragons with a third-place finish in 20:22.05. Kendall Mann was fifth (20:55.32). Grace Voelz placed 13th (21:46.63), Haley Rickey 25th (22:34.99) and Maigan Williams 43rd (22:30.8).
The Dragon boys finished 13th in the championship race, facing several of the state’s top programs. The Dragons were led by Kyler Harrison’s 34th-place finish (16:50.52). Drew Austin was 41st (16:58.5). Josh Collins placed 101st, Devon Whitaker 121st and Quinn Dobbins 130th.