Fort Mill High seniors Jeremy Ricks and Melissa Smith led the Yellow Jackets to their first dual cross-country meet win of the season after beating Gaffney at the Anne Springs Close Greenway last week.
Ricks, coming off his win at the Trojan Invitational, led the boys’ squad by posting a time of 18:21. Smith posted a winning time of 22:45 to pace the Lady Jackets.
Sophomore Zach Brugh came in second with a timeof 19:04 for Fort Mill. Senior Mitchell Scholten finished fifth overall in 20:04, and junior Cameron Smith came in sixth right behind him in 20:15.
Junior David Trotter rounded out the scoring for Fort Mill with an eighth place finish in 20:50.
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On the girls’ side, sophomore Ania Rzepka finished third overall and just one second out of second place with a time of 23:35. Eighth-grader Helen Scholten finished fourth in 23:53 and sophomore Megan Allen fished fifth overall in 24:32. Fellow sophomore Mia Davis finished sixth to round out the scoring for Fort Mill with a time of 24:46.