Walsingham Boys, Girls Cross-Country Teams Take Third in Norfolk Collegiate Invitational

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Mathias Cannon took first place in the (Photo courtesy of Walsingham Academy)
Walsingham Academy finished third in the boys and girls races during the Norfolk Collegiate Invitational. (Photo courtesy of Walsingham Academy)

Walsingham Academy’s boys and girls cross-country teams finished third during the Norfolk Collegiate Invitational in Virginia Beach on Wednesday.

The Walsingham boys finished with a team score of 82, which was behind second-place Norfolk Collegiate with 47 points and first-place Bishop Sullivan with 28 points.

In the boys race, Cody Carpenter finished in 12th place overall with a time of 19:41.9, which was followed closely by the time of his teammate Patrick Murphy, who took 13th place in a time of 19:42.19.

Finishing third for Walsingham was Matthew Brause, who crossed the finish line in a time of 20:37.54 in 20th place. Jack Yang finished 30th in a time of 22:20, and Peyton Marshall took 34th place in a time of 22:51.

Walsingham finished the girls race with 45 team points, which was just behind second-place Bishop Sullivan with 40 points. Nansemond-Suffolk Academy took first place with 35 points.

Julia Grimson was the highest finisher for the Trojans, taking seventh place with a time of 23:26.10. Next up was Grace Klopp in 11th place in 23:55.33.

Walsingham teammates Hannah Pickering and Clare Kinney finished 12th and 13th in times of 24:33.49 and 24:35.17, respectively. The last scorer for Walsingham was Alisa Wash in 18th place with a time of 25:44.32.

Click here to see full results from the race.