The Stratford Cross Country teams traveled to Beaufort on Saturday to compete in their first meet of the season.
The boys team finished 4th out of 11. Junior Kyle Strickland led the way with a 9th place finish. Senior Ryland Kowalski finished 13th for the Knights. Also competing were George Mayer, Ben Taylor, Hunter Heron, David Thompson, and Sam Wittman.
The girls team finished 4th out of 8. 8th grader Cloe Runion finished first for the Knights in 11th placing. Also competing for the Lady Knights was Olivia Diaz, Emma Hatfield, Lindsay Wooten, Maggie Parker, Almaree Elayda, and Emily Knox.