Cross Country

Hilton Head Christian runners see first action at Bluffton Scorcher

sports@islandpacket.comAugust 18, 2013 

The inaugural season of Hilton Head Christian Academy cross country got underway Saturday at the Bluffton Scorcher 5K in Hampton Hall, with the HHCA girls finishing fourth as a team behind Hilton Head Prep, Bluffton High and Hilton Head High. Senior Alyssa White and freshman Callie Haertel both had a time of 24:47. Other HHCA girls running were senior Andy Anderson (26:21), sophomore Lindsey Gillis (28:44) and freshman Macee Tamminen (28:45).

Seventh-grader Sam Gilman was the first of two HHCA boys, clocking a time of 19:18 to place first in the 9-12 age division. Sophomore Grayson Lentz had a time of 20:25.

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