HUSKIES PERFORM WELL AT
"DEW IT ON THE TRAILS"
Boys Cross Country Finishes 6th
The Hewitt-Trussville Boys Cross Country team finished 6th on Saturday at the "Dew It On
The Trails" race in Decatur. The event was held at Point Mallard. Huntsville High School
won the event that featured a strong field of 19 teams.
The Huskies were led by three athletes that placed in the top 25 individually. Josh Jenkins
finished 12th, Thomas Wolfe finished 15th, and Aaron Himes finished 22nd. Head Coach
David Dobbs was proud of the squad. "The boys had 15 personal records this weekend.
We ran well as a team and had some young ones that stepped up. We are still not 100%
but we will be by sectionals. We look forward to our home meet this Saturday to let our
fans see what we can do."
The team will host the Husky Challenge on Saturday October 21. Stay tuned to
www.hthuskies.com for event information later this week.
Girls Cross Country Finishes 7th
The Hewitt-Trussville Girls Cross Country team finished 7th on Saturday at the "Dew It On
The Trails" race that was held at Point Mallard in Decatur. Mountain brook won the
16-team event that featured many of the top schools in the state.
Almost 200 girls competed in the race and the Huskies saw three athletes finish in the top
40 overall. Sydney Hall finished 19th, Amelia Brady finished 26th, and Helena Steen
finished 36th. Head Coach Anita Dobbs was happy with the finish and was also looking
ahead to next week. "The girls have really come together as a team and are setting their
sights on state sectionals. We will compete Saturday the 21st at our 26th annual Husky
Challenge. Come out to Hewitt-Trussville Stadium at 8am to support the Lady Huskies!"
We will have more information about the home event later this week on