Under tough conditions, Sun Valley's Will Taylor and Green Hope's boys were victorious. Kimberly Spano of North Mecklenburg and Providence's girls both took runners-up spots.
Mauldin senior Alyssa Kulik led the Mavericks to the team title in the girls invitational race at the second annual Providence Invitational in Charlotte. Kulik covered the McAlpine Park course in 18:48, the only runner under 19 minutes.
The Providence Invite is highlighted by Mauldin (SC), who is ranked 5th in the SE Preseason NTN poll. Look for fast times from this meet despite it being early season. It's at McAlpine!
2006 state cross country Class AAAA state champion Mauldin Mavericks girls are ranked no. 5 in the Nike Team Nationals southeast region preseason poll, released last week. Senior Alyssa Kulik captured the individual state cross country title in 2006.