Alice Guth led the Conley girls with a 3rd place finish at Croatan on Saturday as they faced off against 3 of the top programs in the east. Running without 3 of the teams top runners the Vikings finished 4th with 78 points just behind White Oak’s 75 points. Defending 3A East champion West Carteret won the meet with 32 points while defending 2A East champion Croatan finished second with 45 points.
Guth finished with a time of 22:27 on the 5k course. Also placing for Conley was freshman Annelise Black (14th, 24:30), Caitlin Brown (15th, 24:37), Hadlee Hadsell (21st, 25:31) and Channing Mitchell (22nd, 25:41).
The Vikings return to action on Monday, at Boyd Lee Park, with a home meet against conference rivals New Bern and South Central.