Lady Dragons win region title


The Jefferson High School cross country team made a huge statement at the region meet in Lexington, Ga. this past Thursday, as the girls’ team took the region title while the boys’ notched a fourth place finish.

The first place finish for the Lady Dragons is their fifth of the season. Reese Bowles led the pack with a time of 20:47.62 and colleagues Morgan Mitchell, Olivia Yates and Sasha Parker soon followed, taking the third, fourth, and fifth spot. The fantastic four finished right behind each other, which help seal their region championship.

On the men’s side, Jefferson took a fourth place finish led by Cain Lorenzo, who finished seventh overall for JHS. Check back later this week for the full story.