Panthers host meet

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The Panther running team hosted an NCKC meet against conference rivals Trimble County, Walton-Verona, Henry County, Williamstown and Gallatin County at General Butler State Resort Park, Sept. 4.

The night began with a JV race, where Carroll fifth grader Clara Tuttle finished in 6th place with a time of 16:53:43 in the two-mile race. Sophomore Kristen Doan finished in 14th place for the girls with a time of 24:37.84.

The boys JV team finished almost in succession, with eighth grader Matthew Beach leading the way with a time of 19:09.88 and a 14th place finish, followed by his brother Joshua Beach, who finished in 15th with a time of 19:14.56. Alex Jeffrey finished in 17th place with a time of 20:26.57.

The varsity race also ran the boys and girls in the same heat. All three Carroll varsity runners – junior Austin Crowell, junior Brad Osborne and freshman Austin Crank – finished in the top half of a very strong field, head coach Joe Creager said in an e-mail.

Crowell led the way, finishing in 10th place with a time of 20:21.70. Crank came in 12th place with a time of 21:34.25, while Osborne finished in 18th place with a time of 23:17.91.