Winfield’s Aaron Withrow beat George Washington’s Jacob Birurakis to the finish line by a little more than 3 seconds Saturday to win the boys individual title during the Chick-fil-A Cross Country Invitational in Mineral Wells.
Victoria Starcher of Ripley led the girls 5-kilometer event, beating the runner-up by nearly 45 seconds.
Parkersburg took the boys team championship as 32 full teams competed. Preston ran second and Cabell Midland third.
In the girls division, Cabell Midland eked out a 112-114 victory over runner-up Parkersburg for the team title. Bridgeport (131) placed third and Winfield (142) fourth.