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Tanner Sayers, Jessy Hart named cross-country most valuable runners


November 15, 2017

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CROSS-COUNTRY award winners are, from left, Tristan Saultz, Tristan Calkins, Jessy Hart, Corban Wright, Zoe James, Tanner Sayers and Cameron Taber.

Junior Tanner Sayers and freshman Jessy Hart were named Most Valuable Runners at the cross-country team's awards potluck Thursday, Nov. 9.

There wasn't much suspense on the boys side, Coach Kambria Schumacher noted, after Sayers sliced nearly a minute and a half off his previous personal best through the course of the season, and finished in the top five in six races, including the state championships.

"His goal was to break into 17 minutes, then it became 16, then he wanted to go to state," Schumacher said, delivering a brief summary of Sayers' season.

"Going from not qualifying for stat...

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