Springville’s Beth Ann Tucker places 3rd in state championship meet
By Joshua Huff, sports editor
OAKVILLE — The Springville boys’ cross country team partook in the 2019 AHSAA cross country championship this Friday fresh off a second-place finish at the Class 5A, Section 2 meet. In Oakville, Alabama, on Saturday, the Springville boys concluded its season with an eighth-place finish in the championship meet.
The boys were paced by Caleb Kimmons, who finished 31st with a time of 17:34.17. Jake Harned rounded out the top 50 with a 41st place finish. Southside-Gadsden, Briarwood Christian, Randolph and champion Scottsboro rounded out the top four.
The Springville girls’ team was led by the third-place finish of Beth Ann Tucker, who finished with a time 19:22.88. Overall, the girls’ team finished in 10th place. Faith Academy, Briarwood Christian, Lawrence County and champion Scottsboro rounded out the top four.
Springville Girls Team Results
|19:22.88||SB||Beth Ann Tucker||3rd||5A Girls|
|22:18.55||SB||Sadie Deason||62nd||5A Girls|
|23:02.04||SB||Lauren Isley||77th||5A Girls|
|23:26.67||Sarah McGinnis||83rd||5A Girls|
|23:45.58||Zoe McGinnis||90th||5A Girls|
Springville Boys Team Results
|17:34.17||SB||Caleb Kimmons||31st||5A Boys|
|17:50.69||SB||Jake Harned||41st||5A Boys|
|18:36.66||Peyton Young||65th||5A Boys|
|19:16.30||SB||Benjamin Chapman||93rd||5A Boys|
|19:49.43||Caleb King||104th||5A Boys|
|19:53.73||SB||Jackson Williams||107th||5A Boys|
|20:12.24||SB||Nick Johnson||120th||5A Boys|
|21:09.58||SB||Elliott Denard||135th||5A Boys|
|21:39.70||SB||Ethan Gravlee||147th||5A Boys|
|21:56.73||Michael Storie||152nd||5A Boys|