The Macon County Junior High Cross Country teams competed in the State Championships hosted by the Knoxville Track & Field Club in Knoxville this past weekend.

  The girls had two individuals competing. Maddy Miller finished 151st with a time of 15:32 and Kaylee Bean finished 187th with a time of 16:05. There were 272 girl runners.

  The MCJHS Boys team placed 18th out of 23 teams in the state. Times were: Carson Cunningham (70th)13:12, Connor Chaparro (74th) 13:13, Grant Towns(118th) 13:36, Issac Wakefield (217th) 14:36, Cole Dziekiewicz (236th) 15:16, Jacob Sewell (241st) 15:42, Eric Davis (248th) 16:12, Gavin Lamb 17:01, and Kannon West 20:27. There were 256 total runners in the boys division.