White Knoll hosted its first cross country meet since 2014 on October 4, 2017 with nine teams participating, including Aiken, Airport, Batesburg Leesville, Brookland Cayce, Gilbert, Palmetto Athletic Club, River Bluff, Swansea and White Knoll. Over 250 runners attended the meet.
The White Knoll girls’ and boys’ teams each placed second in their respective races. Nathaniel Wilburn won the boys’ race with a time of 18:33, and Caleb Shealy followed in fourth place overall for the Timberwolves. Alexandra Clemens finished second overall in the girls’ competition with a personal best time of 21:39. Brawnwyn Koellner and Alaina Monaco also placed in the top seven on their home course.
The WKHS Cross Country coaches would like to thank Coach Howell, Coach Gordon, Coach Kendall, Coach Bost and Coach Bryant for their assistance in the preparation and administration of this meet. Their help and the contributions of many parents and former XC runners were critical in making this meet a success.