Bassett competes in Region 3D championship, Doughton qualifies for state meet
Bassett High School sophomore Piper Doughton qualified for the VHSL Class 3 cross country state championship after finishing sixth at the Region 3D championship Thursday at Smith River Sports Complex.
Doughton was the highest finisher for the Bengals, coming in sixth with a time of 20:37.71. That was Doughton’s career best time, and the third fastest run by a girls cross country runner in school history.
The Bassett girls team finished fourth as a team, with four either career or season best times.
Shawn Foley was the highest finisher for Bassett’s boys, finishing 32nd with a time of 18.52.67. All five of Bassett’s boys finishers ran season best times.
Full Bassett results are listed below:
Region 3D Cross Country Championship
Thursday at Smith River Sports Complex
Bassett High School results
6th—Piper Doughton 20:37.71
17th—Sienna Bailey 22:16.99