The SHCS girls’ cross-country team opened the season Tuesday with a victory in the Clarksville (Ind.) High School Hokum Karem meet.
The triumph came from the combination of Caterina Karas and Taylor Webb. The meet had runners alternate each mile, and racing against other pairs as well as other teams.
Karas and Webb ran a 38:06, holding off a pair from Eastern High School by 21 seconds to win.
As a team, the Lady Rockets placed third out of seven schools with 44 points. Floyd Central (Ind.) won the meet.