The Batesville High School boys varsity cross country team placed first at the Ripley County Meet at Milan. The boys scored a low 21 points with JCD coming in second with 60. Milan just beat South Ripley 76-79.
Sophomore Joshua Myers led the Bulldogs with a first place finish, racing through the finish line with a new course record time of 17:50.
Making the All-County team for Batesville for the boys and following closely behind Joshua were Adam Moster-2nd (18:02), coming through in 5th, Joseph Choi (18:50) followed closely by the rest of his teammates, Dillon Murray-6th (18:53), Chris Laymon-7th (18:55), Quinten Gowdy-9th (18:57) and Nathan Eckstein-10th (19:09)â.
Sophomore John Thompson won the junior varsity race in a time of 18:52.
Nathan Eckstein, John Thompson, Adam Hollowell, Luke Esser, Nathan Villani and Landon Gutzwiller all had personal best times.