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Miller Grove, Saltillo Teams, SB Runner Recognized For State Cross Country Honors
Dec07

Miller Grove, Saltillo Teams, SB Runner Recognized For State Cross Country Honors

MG Team Earns National Accolade, Coach Billingsley 2019 State Coach of the Year Miller Grove and Saltillo Cross Country Teams were recognized for their state achievements Monday afternoon with proclamations from Hopkins County Commissioners Court. The Miller Grove Team also earned national honors as well. One runner from Sulphur Bluff runner, one runner each from Saltillo and MG, and Coach Gary Billingsley also received individual...

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Local Runners Stand Out Again At State Cross Country Meet
Nov25

Local Runners Stand Out Again At State Cross Country Meet

Miller Grove Boys, Billingsley State Champs; Saltillo Boys, MG Girls Finish 2nd At State Cross Country Meet; SB, NH Have Top 10 Finishers Hopkins County cross country teams continued to shine brightly at the State Class 1A Cross Country Meet held Monday at Old Settlers’ Park in Round Rock. In boys competition, Miller Grove captured the state championship followed by Saltillo in second place. Hornet runner Isaiah Billingsley also...

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Miller Grove, Saltillo Cross Country Winners Honored For Athletic Prowess
Dec09

Miller Grove, Saltillo Cross Country Winners Honored For Athletic Prowess

Hopkins Count Commissioners Court Monday morning, Dec. 9, recognized two Miller Grove students, two Miller Grove team and one Saltillo cross country teams for being ranked the top cross country runners in the state, following their performances at the UIL State Cross Country Meet held Oct. 9 at Old Settlers’ Park in Round Rock. Gary Billingsley with Jorja Bessonett, state 1A girls 2-mile champion The court first recognized...

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Miller Grove State Champs In Cross Country
Nov10

Miller Grove State Champs In Cross Country

Miller Grove Boys and Girls Win State in Cross Country, Saltillo Boys are Second, Lady Lions are Twelfth. Miller Grove continued their phenomenal performance at the State Cross Country Meet at Old Settlers’ Park in Round Rock Saturday (November 9) as both the Hornets and Lady Hornets captured state championships and Miller Grove also had the top individual state champs. The Miller Grove Hornets finished just three points ahead...

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Miller Grove Wins Boys and Girls Regional Cross Country, Saltillo Boys Second and Girls Third
Oct29

Miller Grove Wins Boys and Girls Regional Cross Country, Saltillo Boys Second and Girls Third

Miller Grove and Saltillo continue their excellence in cross country and both qualified for the State Meet at the Region III, Class 1A Meet Monday (October 28) at the Jesse Owens Sports Complex in Dallas. The Miller Grove Hornets and Lady Hornets both won the regional competition. For the Hornets, sophomore Isaiah Billingsley led the way winning the race with a time of 15:20.56. Junior Kobe Robertson was 2nd, sophomore Lance Verner...

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Saltillo Cross Country Teams Finish 1st, 2nd at District
Oct10

Saltillo Cross Country Teams Finish 1st, 2nd at District

The Saltillo ISD Boys and Girls Cross Country teams had a successful day at the District meet. All six teams earned either first of second place honors. Saltillo Varsity Girls Cross Country Team The varsity girls won first place team honors. That group included Ofelia Cabrera, Chandler Bain, Brianna Tawil, Coach Bill Giles, Kristina Wade, Raegan Speir, Makensa Morris and Yadhira Alonso. Saltillo Varsity Boys Cross Country Team Varsity...

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Saltillo Lions Win LeTourneau Cross Country Meet and Lady Lions Finish Second
Sep03

Saltillo Lions Win LeTourneau Cross Country Meet and Lady Lions Finish Second

The Saltillo Lions and Lady Lions Cross Country Teams had another impressive showing at a LeTourneau Cross Country Meet in Longview Saturday (August 31). The Lions finished first ahead of some larger schools like Kilgore and Carthage while the Lady Lions were second behind Kilgore but ahead of third place Waskom and others. Lion Garrett Tarver also finished first with a time of 17:00 flat. Gunner Tarver was seventh, Coy Collins was...

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Saltillo Cross Country Win Meet
Aug24

Saltillo Cross Country Win Meet

Saltillo Lions Win Union Grove Cross Country Meet The Saltillo Lions Cross Country Team took first place at a Union Grove Cross Country Meet Saturday. Lion Garrett Tarver also finished first with a time of 17:06. In other Lions results, Dillon Beadle was sixth, Gunner Tarver was seventh, Coy Collins took eighth, Beckham Hoover was 23rd, Jayden Holloway was 27th and Andrew Redburn was 37th. The Saltillo Lady Lions also competed at the...

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Miller Grove, Saltillo Cross Country Team Members Named to All-State Teams
Dec26

Miller Grove, Saltillo Cross Country Team Members Named to All-State Teams

Saltillo and Miller Grove Cross Country Team members were named to All-State teams recently. MileSplit Boys 2018 All-State Cross Country Teams includes 1st Team All State Isaiah Billingsley, Miller Grove and Garrett Tarver, Saltillo. Matthew Bignon and Grant Earp of Miller Grove were named third team and Jayden Holloway, Saltillo, is Honorable Mention Cross Country Coaches Association of Texas All-State Team named Tarver of Saltillo...

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Cross Country: Miller Grove Hornets State Champs; Other County Schools Place
Nov03

Cross Country: Miller Grove Hornets State Champs; Other County Schools Place

Miller Grove and Saltillo cross country runners continue to make their presence felt at the State Cross Country Meet. The Miller Grove Hornets captured the state championship for Class 1A Boys and the Lady Hornets were second. For Miller Grove, freshman Isaiah Billingsley finished 9th. Kobe Robertson was right behind him in 10th place. Lance Verner Davis was 13th, Grant Earp was 17th, Matthew Brignon was 20th, Tanner Hensley was...

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