The Mt. Ararat boys and girls cross country teams both took first place in a meet at Brunswick on Thursday.
In the girls race, Addie Cullenberg of Mt. Blue had a six second lead at the mile (6:20). Teresa Murphy of Brunswick took the lead in the 2nd mile and emerged with the victory. The official timing system broke down, but Murphy broke 21:00 as Cullenberg was clocked in 21:02.
In the boys race, Mt. Ararat's Andy Reifman-Packett took control with the Brunswick duo of Jamie Ross and Benson Worthington not far behind. Reifman-Packett crossed the line in first with a time of 16:55 with Ross and Worthington 8 and 13 seconds back.