Runners of all ages were back in action this past Saturday as the Macon Bank & Trust Invitational was held at the Macon County High School Cross Country Course.

The MCHS boys finished in 8th place out of 13 tough teams. They had the following 5000 meter times (with finished placement in parenthesis): Elliot McGuire (21) 19:02, Jared Hill (28) 19:43, Dylan Smith (48) 20:43, Sam Kemp (64) 21:40, Bryson Davenport (68) 21:53, Isaac Marshall (80) 22:54, and Eli Woodard(83) 23:14.

In the 5000 meter girls high school race MCHS finished 7th out of 10 team with times of: Taylor Ward (8) 22:12, Selina Rios (43) 26:12, Donavyn Green (46) 26:34, Carolina McAdams (71) 31:34, Hannah Keene (73) 31:25, Destiny Whittemore (76) 31:34, and Laci Worrell (77) 31:34.

In the combined high school JV race were the following times: Clay Wyatt (59) 24:06, Devin Watkins (94) 27:28, and Ben Ellis (100) 28:08.

In the 3200 meter middle school race, Macon Junior High finished in 14th place out of 20 teams. They had the following times: Isaac Kirby (2) 12:03, Matthew Evans (5) 12:36, Conor Gammons (109) 15:53, Zachary  Presley (110) 16:07, Landon Connor (113) 16:26, Lukas Pharris (118) 17:16, and Alex Sircy (119) 17:17.

The MCJHS girls finished in 11th place out of 18 teams in their 3200 meter race. They had the following times: Laykin Ellis (14) 14:48, Samantha Watson (32) 15:15, Logan West (73) 17:10, Kamryn Vester (75) 17:17, Alexia Reed (80) 17:22, Cassie Gibbs (92) 18:04, Mia Dyer (107) 18:29,

Kaylee Veatch (50) 19:55 and Gracie West (92) 21:04 ran in the two mile middle school girls mixed race. In the boys mixed race were: Cole Gibbs(56) 16:32, Cooper Davis (57) 16:33, Jacob Willis (76) 17:08, Kason Roark (89) 17:40, and Max Sircy (97) 17:55.

In the elementary school one mile girls race were: Addison Whittemore (1) 7:23, Khloe Redford (3) 8:02, Allie Kate Austin (4) 8:15, Luci Clair Polston (5) 8:18, Sydney Green (12) 9:04, Natalie Patrin (14) 9:37, Adason Wix (16) 10:07, and Samantha Warner (17) 10:35.

In the boys one mile race times were: Anthony Johnson (1) 6:24, Brayden Leftrick (2) 6:25, Evan Groesbeck (3) 6:40, Aidan Barlow (5) 6:59, Kaden Cowan (6) 7:03, Caden Presley (8) 7:07, Gage Willis (10) 7:14, Luke McCall 7:15, Hudson West (12) 7:18. Baylon Hesson (14) 7:30,  Cooper Green (15) 7:31, Brody Huffines (16) 7:34, Kade McKinney (17) 7:51, Devin Adams (21) 9:48, and Bryce Barlow (23) 10:58.