BYESVILLE Highlighting a successful day for our area cross country squads at the Ohio Valley Athletic Conference meet at Meadowbrook High School, the Barnesville girls took fourth and the boys placed third in Class 3A.

Lady Shamrock places and times were as follows : Karliegh Clouse (79th-23:05), Kayla Jackson (112th-24:24), Carolyn Blattler (113th-24:28), Alexis Moore (119th-24:50), and Nichole Burkhart (123rd-25:01). Other Barnesville times were posted by Mariah Riley (26:16) and Samantha Burkhart (31:02).

The 3A classs best time was turned in by Fort Fryes Natalie Hart (20:05).

Brandon Stephens (28th-17:40) paced the Barnesville boys. The remainder of the Rocks places and times were as follows : Mason Moore (52nd-18:18), Christopher Baker (65th-18:37) and Abel Broomhall (91st-19:15). Three other Barnesville runners posted times. They were Michael Thomas (20:36), Richard Wilcox (24:16) and Timothy Skinner (24:50).

The top Class 3A boys time was posted by Fort Fryes Jordan Anderson (16:55).