Melton Earns All-District Honors in Cross County Meet

Doug Berger/Herald Mallory Melton finished 8th out of 44 runners, earning her All-District honors. She is on her way to the State meet.

The Ava Bears and Lady Bears competed in the Class 3 District 5 Cross Country meet Saturday at Lake Pomme de Terre.  To have qualified for the state meet a team must have finished in the top two and a runner must have finished in the top fifteen.  

Mallory Melton finished in 8th place, earning All-District honors, out of 44 runners.  She will compete in the state meet on Thursday, November 5th, in Columbia. Missouri.

Results from Saturday are as follows:

Boys Varsity:

Dathan Kilgore–16th–19:07

Caden Prock–37th–21:45

Flint Sallee–43rd–22:11

Andrew Clevenhagen–53rd–26:59

Tyler Brooke–54th–27:00

Girls Varsity:

Mallory Melton–8th–22:03

Hannah Evans–40th–33:27

Rebekah Evans–41st–33:28

***Caden Prock–IMG 8343

***Mallory Melton–IMG 0821

Doug Berger/Herald
Caden Prock runs towards the finish line at the Lake Pomme de Terre District meet.