Boys Cross Country Finishes 11th in Opening Event
Hewitt-Trussville Boys Cross Country finished 11th out of 46 teams at the Chickasaw Trails Invitational. The event was hosted by the Jesse Owens Runners Club. The Huskies competed in the large school division and finished 11th out of 46 teams. Over 315 individuals competed in the event. Thomas Wolfe finished 23rd, Josh Jenkins finished 30th, and Carson Spruiell finished 40th to lead the team. Coach David Dobbs was pleased with the first event. "Very proud of both our Varsity and JV Boys teams on their performance at the Chickasaw Trails Invitational. The Varsity boys ran really well for the first meet even though we were not at full capacity. The JV boys are mainly freshmen and they ran lights out for their first 5k." Huntsville High School won the team portion of the event. Next week, the Huskies will travel to St. Clair County High School for the September 16 event. Follow the action at Also, be sure to catch all the Cross Country news at

Girls Cross Country Places 15th in Opening Event
Hewitt-Trussville Girls Cross Country competed in the Chickasaw Trails Invitational over the weekend. The team competed in the large schools division and finished 15th out of 35 teams. Hoover won the event. Over 250 girls competed in the race, and the Huskies had two athletes, Sydney Hall and Amelia Brady, finish in the top twenty percent. Coach Anita Dobbs said, "The girls' team had a solid opening race at Chickasaw. Many of the girls exceeded their first race goal. The girls will now set their sights on new goals for next week." The Huskies will travel to St. Clair County High School for a race on Saturday September 16. Be sure to follow the action on Also, access the official online home of the Huskies for news and results.