Girls Varsity Cross Country · Conley Girls XC win third consecutive ECC conference championship

  Place Points
D H Conley High School 1st 37
South Central High School 2nd 40
New Bern High School 3rd 48
Southern Wayne High School 4th 136
Charles B Aycock High School 5th 137

DH Conley girls placed 6 girls in the top 11 spot to post a low score of 37 points, giving them the ECC championship for the 3rd consecutive year. It was a close battle as they edged out South Central (40 pts) and New Bern (48 pts) for the team title on Wednesday. The 5k race was held at Boyd Lee Park.

Hana Smith of New Bern was the individual winner in a time of 20:39.

Top 10 individuals (also earning All-Conference awards) were:
1 Smith, Hana New Bern 20:39.15
2 Baldwin, Natalie South Central 20:50.03
3 Witteborg, Paige South Central 21:26.84
4 Stoakes, Annika D.H. Conley 21:41.33
5 Gratz, Kaitlyn New Bern 21:44.73
6 Curtis, Eve D.H. Conley 21:48.74
7 Quinn, Madison South Central 22:00.77
8 Guth, Alice D.H. Conley 22:06.05
9 Mitchell, Channing D.H. Conley 22:07.69
10 Yoon, Abby D.H. Conley 22:10.26

Complete results are available online at

Next up for Conley is the NCHSAA 3A East Region Championship to be held on Nov 2nd at Boyd Lee Park.