The girls and boys cross country teams traveled to New Castle on Tuesday night to compete in the New Castle Invitational. The girls placed 3rd behind Rushville and Delta. Tylissa Beckner (3rd), Sicily Bowling (12th), and Caroline Arndt (13th) lead the way with top 20 finishes on a slick and muddy course.
The boys team placed 6th, being edged out of the top 5 by 2 points by New Castle. Conner Greenwell was the top Spartan in 18th place.
Both teams will compete Saturday at the prestigious Riverview Health Invitational in Carmel.