On Thursday November 2 the Hewitt-Trussville Boys and Girls Cross Country teams will travel to Huntsville to compete in the 2017 AHSAA Sectional Meet. The event will take place at Joe Davis Stadium.

The Girls race will begin at 9:00am and the Boys race will begin at 9:40am. Eight teams will compete in the event (Bob Jones, Buckhorn, Gadsden City, Grissom, Hewitt-Trussville, Huntsville, James Clemens, Sparkman)

Each team will have 10 runners in the race. The top five from each team will be scored. The top three teams will then advance to the AHSAA State Championship on November 11. Coach David Dobbs is ready for the challenge. "We are excited about going up on Thursday. The Boys are excited about going up and competing against Huntsville High. The Girls have improved and their ranking has gone up. They are ready to take a shot at qualifying. This is the next step toward going to state so we are looking forward to it."