The George Jenkins Holloway Park Jamboree on Saturday provided some tough competition for the Harriers. The boys’ team placed 2nd out of 22 teams with a top 5 average of 11:25:48. Two Harrier boys won top 10 medals out of the 236 finishers. The girls’ team also secured a runner-up position with a top 5 average of 12:43:76. Two Harrier girls were in the top 3 out of 181 finishers.
Boys’ results Girls’ Results
The Hillsborough Harriers will be will be running in the FLRunners.com Invitational 17 Middle School 3k on October 1, 2016 in Titusville, Florida.
Both the boys’ and girls’ teams won first place Saturday at the Florida Horse Park Invitational middle school 3k race in Ocala. There were four boys in the Top 10 , including the 1st overall spot, with a team finish of 25 points, well under the 50 points acquired by the second place team. Four Harriers earned Top 10 spots in the girls’ race as well, with a team total of 28 points, a substantial lead next to the 67 points obtained by the runners-up.
“As these results show, what a great race…even with climbing temperatures!” exclaimed Coach Brian Caplinger.
Boys’ results can be found here and girls’ results here.
The Junior Harriers wowed the crowd in the 2k elementary race, with medals for all.
The Hillsborough Harriers’ next appearance will be at the Holloway Park Jamboree in Lakeland on September 24.