MID Cheshire won both senior races at the Cheshire Schools Cross Country Championships at Knight’s Grange and provided two outright winner.
Megan Huxley turned in arguably the performance of the day as she dominated the intermediate race, her experience as a prominent member of Vale Royal AC showing throughout.
With the first 12 home in line for selection for Cheshire at the Inter- Counties event at Leicestershire on February 2, Mid Cheshire will provide four senior boys and seven senior girls, including winner Heather Timmins, from Sir John Deane’s College.
Mid Cheshire won both team events and were runners-up in inter girls, junior girls and minor boys.
Organiser Kelly Wilson (County High, Leftwich) said: “The conditions were horrendous – mud, mud and more mud.”
The top 12 in the intermediates and first 16 in minors and juniors are also set for a county call-up.
Mid Cheshire runners earning county vests are: Seniors – L Walker, T Heywood, J Norrey (boys), H Timmins, L Gemmell, R Rainford, K Howard, H Weedall, S Stevens, E Jones (girls); Inters – C Stringer, S Axford (girls); Juniors – L Healey (boys), M Huxley, Y Rowlands, H Bishop, K Moulds (girls); Minors – J Quinn, R Jones, J Hilditch (boys), L Towers, C Barber (girls).