Will host meet Thursday

The Rattlers started off the season with their annual trip to Springdale for the Shiloh Christian Saints Invitational on Sept. 2.

Overall, it was a good meet for the Rattlers who brought home three medals and had a third place finish in the junior boys division.

The day started off with the senior girls and returning All-Conference performer, Lauren Ryan, led the way with a top 10 finish. She was followed by Michal-Ann Dobson, Taryn Leslie, Kristen Dubroc, and Sarai Parrish. The girls finished fourth. The senior boys All-Conference runner, Levi Wright, charged for a top 10 medal as well. Jesse Witt, John Lor, Javier Aparisi, Josh Cox, and Michael Roark helped the Rattlers to a sixth place finish.

The Jr. Girls were paced by Teanna Presley, Carlee Parrish, Charity Crawford, and Trinity Bull.

Finally, the Jr. Boys were the high point of the day with Ashton Droemer medaling leading Daniel Witt, Nate Bryan, Sam Hartman, and Connor Ryan to a top three finish with every junior high boy finishing among the top 50 runners.

The Rattlers will host the Magazine Invitational on Thursday.