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A Brisk Run in Albany

October 7, 2006

Albany -- High School Cross Country teams from all over South Georgia descended on Albany early Saturday morning for the 25th Annual Westover Invitational.

Forty-Six schools and over four-hundred runners competing in the 5K event at Robert Cross Middle School.

The chilly morning weather a little brisk for some of the fans in attendance.

Charlie Cross of Columbus was the overall winner for the guys, finishing well ahead of the pack with a blistering time of 15:55:87.

Peachtree Ridge placing two runners in the top five, and that was just enough, as the Lions edge out Lovett by .001 of a second for first place over-all.

Warner Robbins Brittany Stewart finished first on the girls side.

Lee County's Brittany Skiles crossed the line in fourth place.

Lovett high school wins the over-all title for the girls.

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