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CCHS Girls' Cross Country Places 6th in KHSAA State Meet

CCHS Girls' Cross Country Places 6th in KHSAA State Meet

Calloway County High School's girls' cross-country team finished sixth overall in the 2023 KHSAA State Cross Country meet on October 29 in Lexington. The Lady Lakers finished just 3 points shy of placing in the top 5 and was the best finish in modern school history.

Sophomore Valya Carlisle led the way with a 14th place finish out of 226 runners, earning KHSAA All-State honors. Senior Reese Settle was 19th and sophomore Sadie Lilly was 21st to form the highest finishing trio in CCHS history. Carlisle becomes the 3rd Lady Laker to earn KHSAA All-State honors over the last four seasons, joining Settle in 2022 and Ainsley Smith in 2020.

The boys' team finished 14th overall in the state, led by junior Ashton Robinson who finished 71st of 262 competitors.