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Macon County has Large group at TN State ES/MS State Championship

Macon County sent a large contingent to the TN State Middle School/Elementary School State Cross Country Meet this past weekend. The meet was held in Knoxville at Victor Ashe Park.


The Macon County Elementary School girl’s team finished 10th out of 22 teams in their one mile run. Times were: Rylee Bray 6:49, Carter West 6:56, Makenna Centers 6:59, Addison Whittemore 7:05, Zoie Gentry 7:50, Sydney Green 7:58, Mary Ellis Blankenship 8:03, and Khloe Redfield 8:09.

The Macon County Elementary Boys finished 7th out of 19 teams in their one mile runs. Times were: Cooper Carlisle 5:47, Anthony Johnson 6:05, Gage Willis 6:17, Caden Presley 6:25, Ace Meador 6:33, Kaden Cowan 6:42, Glynlee Cowan 6:42, Tyson East 6:49, Hudson West, and Easton Sadler 7:14.

The elementary boy’s JV team finished 5th out of 7 teams with times of: Cooper Green 7:11, Carter Haehl 7:12, Hayden Gentry 7:35, Trey Gann 7:51, Easton Sadler 8:38, and Gavin Adams 8:53.

In the Middle School girl’s two mile race Macon finished 26th out of 29 teams with times of: Laykin Ellis 13:20, Alexia Reed 15:47, Kamryn Vestor 16:23, Cassie gibbs 16:57, Logan West 17:04, and Aly Brooks.

The Middle School boys race had macon finisheing 28th out of 32 teams in their two mile run. Times were: Connor Gammons, Jacob Willis 13:23, Alex Sircy 14:24, Lukas Pharris 14:39, Evan Groesbeck 14:53, Landon Connor 15:04, and Kole Grace 15:15.

The Middle School mixed JV race had the Macon MS boy’s team finishing 14th out of 20 teams. Their times were: Caden Alleman 15:27, Cooper Davis 15:56, Kason Roark 16:01, Baylon Hesson 16:06, Collin Morgan 16:55, Kade McKinney 16:58, and Brenton Powell 17:00.