From staff reports Columbia’s cross country teams struggled through a tough course on Saturday at the UNF Invitational as multiple runners battled illness.
CHS cross country
Columbia’s boys cross country team won first place at the Irma Invitational on Saturday in Newberry with a team score of 69, 17 ahead of second-place Providence (86).
Coaches, mentors and teammates spoke.
Plenty of tears were shed.
There wasn’t a soul in Columbia’s auditorium that had a bad word to say about Yassin Raffay.
Columbia runners darted past the finish line in Wednesday's District
3-3A meet. It seemed inevitable the Tigers would crack the top-4 and
earn a regional final berth.
After delivering a stellar performance at Ridgeview, Columbia boys and girls cross country teams aim for another strong outing this Saturday in Jacksonville.